Speech Outreach Spring (Focus on Debate) - Step 2 of 7


 The Speech Outreach Spring class meets on Tuesday afternoons at Monte Vista from 4:00 - 5:30 pm from February through March (see course description for dates).  The class is open to all 7th and 8th graders.  This class is offered under Standard Institute.  The Spring class will focus on debate emphasizing argumentation and persuasion skills.  Students will learn the art of argumentation through a variety of assignments both prepared and impromptu.  Special emphasis will be placed on use of logic, voice, gesture, and organizational skills.  Students should report to the Monte Vista Student Commons at least 15 minutes early on the first day of the class.