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Spar Lit Jr. Boot Camp 1: Understanding Books Through Debate--A Wrinkle in Time

In this 2-week multi-day class (exact same content as my own 6-week Spar Lit Jr: Understanding Literature through Speech and Debate Techniques) we will explore the Award-winning A Wrinkle In Time through discussion and Spar debate.
Cindy Frank
448 total reviews for this teacher
4 reviews for this class
Completed by 14 learners
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Class
55 minutes
per class
3x per week
over 2 weeks
8-12
year olds
2-6
learners per class
per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Class Experience

*To gain confidence in speaking and organization 
*Understand all the basic ideas of debate and rhetoric
*Gain deeper understanding of literature through debate
* To communicate effectively through speaking, thinking adroitly and responding fluently
* Improve memory retention and organizational skills
* Gain confidence and poise in oral presentation
* Expand vocabulary and word usage
*To gain deeper understanding of the nuances of literature
Longtime teacher of literature for both middle and high school students. Founder and former coach of an award-winning Speech and Debate team that competed at local, state and national levels, long-time speech judge for local, regional, national speech events for NCFL and National Speech and Debate Association, former teacher of high school debate and rhetoric, art history, literature, and AP Language and Composition. 
Students will be required to read two short chapters of the book prior to each session.  There is optional homework after each class. If learners choose to complete the optional homework they will receive immediate feedback.
Pencil and paper always!
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Learners and families will receive written feedback throughout the class. 
2 hours 45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle. Students should have a copy of this book (available through Amazon or many other sources) prior to class. 

Teacher

Cindy Frank
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Former High School Literature and Art History Teacher, Speech and Debate Coach
448 total reviews
434 completed classes

About Me

Hello, Everyone, I'm Cindy Frank!

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