WELCOME TO ELA III! In this class, you will be studying RHETORIC, or the art of of effective or persuasive speaking and writing, by studying and analyzing effective speeches, monologues, and passages from both fiction (including a play) and nonfiction sources (articles and book). You will collect reliable information and synthesize the material into meaningful products of learning.
this class is designed to challenge your COMMUNICATION skills
Therefore, you will be expected to participate in discussions with your classmates on an almost daily basis. You will also be expected to write critically, speak effectively, and treat everyone (including yourself) with the utmost respect.