Persuasive Essay Writing instructor Jill Hickling
Course Description: Do you like to debate? Do you like to defend a position on an important topic? Would you like to know how to write a position paper? What is involved in the journey of debate on paper? As part of this course, you will write two position papers and improve your supporting sentences and paragraphs. We will look at theses, supporting and clincher statements. As well we will go on a journey of how to research and support your opinion with credible sources. In addition, you will submit 2 essays in progress via email during the course and your instructor will send comments to you on your work in the time between classes.
When: We will meet once a week for 5 weeks for 45 mins in an online format. Classes will be at 9:00 am on Wednesdays, January 13,20,27, Feb. 3 and Feb. 10.
Who: This class is open to students from Koinonia@Home and other school boards. The class will be most helpful for students in grades 8-11.
Course Schedule/Duration: Once a week for 45 minutes for 5 weeks
Course/Tutoring Location: Online Big Blue Button
Course Cost: $95.00