• 10th-12th Composition,  9th Composition

    9th & 10th Grade Composition

    Composition – 9th & 10th 2018-2019 Instructor Email Phone Summer Hamblin jskjlhamblin@gmail.com 662-295-1380 Course Description We will cover the final three stages of the Progymnasmata during this course: Characterization, Description, and Thesis and Law. During the Characterization Stage we will learn to imitate the character of a given person and develop a writing style that is clear and concise yet rich in its delivery. Subsequently, we will study the Description Stage. The object of this Stage is to acquire the skill of vividly communicating descriptions of people, things, times, and places. From here we will progress to the final Thesis and Law Stage. According to Selby, this Stage teaches us…