Grade Level: 10, 11
Length of Course: Year
Pre-requisite: Data Team Decision
Required Credit: 1 Elective
Course Overview: This course is designed to support students who are working towards meeting the state writing standards. Students learn reasoning skills that help them to understand what they see, hear, and read. Students will have the opportunity to improve their skills in the following areas: following directions, putting objects into categories, using clues to answer a question, finding and correcting unclear statements, drawing conclusions, writing formal deductions, using evidence to support a conclusion, understanding arguments and deciding whether they are valid, identifying faulty arguments and explaining why they are flawed, and writing clear, specific instructions.