This course will focus on argumentative writing. Students will learn essential argument techniques as well as audience, tone, outlining, and research skills. Students will write short essays, participate in debates, and write a formal argumentative essay as a culminating project. Students will also continue to perfect their grammar, punctuation, and spelling skills as well as presentation and public speaking skills. Students will also read and analyze exemplary argumentative essays.
Mrs. Leslie FourmanHello there! My name is Leslie Fourman and I am excited to be here with you! I have been teaching English/Language Arts for the past 14 years. I have taught both middle and high school English online and face-to-face. I was also an Assistant Editor for a newspaper for 3 years and just completed a Technical Writing Certification course.