9-12 Speech

9-12 Speech 2019-2020

Mondays, 3:00-4:00

Instructor:  Kathy Zimmerman  zimmermanj@aol.com

Class Tuition: $300 per year or 10 equal installments of $30

Supply Fee:  $55 per year, due at registration

*NOTE: There is a minimum of 5 students required for this class to progress; maximum is 18.

Course Description: This class will be an interactive class experience, with students completing homework assignments and then practicing new skills in class with coaching from the instructor. Students will work alone and in groups, increasing their speaking and critiquing skills. The fall semester will be spent doing Literary Interpretation, ending with a Parent Presentation in January.  The spring semester will focus on Lincoln Douglass Debate, Biographical Speeches, and Impromptu speeches.Students should be expected to work on assignments at home at least 1-2 hrs each week.

Required Materials:
The Art of Interpretation by Nicholas R. Elledge.
https://www. exodusbooks.com/art-of- interpretation/elledge/21513/

1-2 inch binder with three dividers and loose leaf paper