Summer Debate Speaking and Writing

in Home

For Grades 7 to 9 

Course Description

This course helps students develop essential skills in public speaking and debating. It starts from argumentative writing skills to effectively develop and defend their ideas in writing format. It is amazing to see a student emerge into a strong and confident public speaker.

Debate is a great platform to practice and acquire strong communication skills. Students will work to improve all of the essential skills to win a debate and use them seamlessly to create a cohesive argument.  They will also learn valuable teamwork skills to win as a team.

 

Course Aims

  • Focus on developing useful speaking and rhetorical techniques to use while they deliver their arguments
  • Develop research skills in finding relevant evidence to support arguments
  • Develop argumentative essay writing skills
  • Improves vocabulary, sentence structures, and use of rhetorical devices
  • Students are expected to perform and write up high level argumentative debate 

 

Grades: 7-9 

Class Times: 5:30-7:00pm every Wednesday

Class Dates: July 5th to August 23, 2017 8 weeks

Cost: $240 + HST

 

About the Instructor: 

Mr. Sunil:  With IB DP from high school and English Literature degree from University of Toronto, Sunil has exceptional background in English language art.  He taught debate, specifically to advanced students, in both elementary and middle schools. He is a certified TESOL/TESL teacher with extensive teaching experience to students of different backgrounds.

 

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