Writing and Communication Course (Grades 7 to 10)
Enroll your high school learner in this this Happy Homeschool special Writing and Communication course. There will be twenty five to thirty sessions twice to thrice a week (depending on the course program) in the afternoons. Happy Homeschool special courses are held from 1PM onward.
Technical Writing This course aims to develop the writing skills of the students using straightforward language. Learners will be taught how to write business letters, memoranda, resume and other formal reports using standard English practices of spelling, grammar and usage.
Introduction to Journalism This course introduces basic journalism to the students. Throughout the course, learners will be taught how to create effective headlines, lead paragraphs and articles. Students will also be equipped with skills in writing news articles, features articles and editorial articles.
Public Speaking for Teens This course focuses on helping the students hone their skills in effectively presenting themselves in public through speech delivery. Throughout the course, students will be delivering an array of speeches that will lead them to overcome fear, lack of self-confidence and poor concentration to develop an appreciation for the nuances of public speaking. Students will also be taught how to apply the various principles in delivering a good speech.
Sessions are conducted virtually by Happy Homeschool teachers though there will be offline activities as well. Class size is up to fifteen students only.
Sessions will start the week of September 7 and will end in November 2020/first week of December 2020. Special courses will be offered every quarter.