Writing II: Logic

OFFERED 2022-2023

  • Time & Tuition:
    • 2022-2023 Academic Year
      • 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, Mondays
      • $60 per month (10 months, August through May)
  • Location: Signal Mountain, Tennessee
  • Credit: 1 full credit in English
  • Grades: Middle and high school students
  • Prerequisites: Writing I: Grammar, or equivalent writing skills
  • Description: This course provides an introduction to persuasive and expository writing, with instruction in logic and basic research techniques. At the conclusion of each semester, students participate in Defense Day by presenting their papers and responding to questions.
  • Books Needed:
    • 2022-2023 Academic Year
      • The Art of Argument (Student Edition) – From Classical Academic Press
      • Gwynne’s Grammar – ISBN: 9781984897961
      • Crider, The Office of Assertion – Intercollegiate Studies Institute, ISBN: ‎ 9781932236453
      • Shakespeare, Richard II (recommended: Folger, ISBN: 9781501146282)
      • Shakespeare, Henry IV, Part 1 (recommended: Folger, ISBN: 9781982122515)
      • Shakespeare, Henry IV, Part 2 (recommended: Folger, ISBN: ‎ 9781982157401)
      • Shakespeare, Henry V (recommended: Folger, ISBN: 9780743484879)
      • C.S. Lewis, Out of the Silent Planet (ISBN: 9780743234900)
      • C.S. Lewis, Perelandra (ISBN: 9780743234917)
      • C.S. Lewis, That Hideous Strength (ISBN: 9780743234924)
    • Optional but highly recommended:
      • The Top 500 Poems ASIN: B01FMVSBIE
      • The Lost Tools of Writing, Level 1 Student Workbook – From the CiRCE Institute