Mr. Davis: Communication Applications








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 Coach Davis

 

COMMUNICATION
APPLICATIONS




COACH DAVIS

PURPOSE:  The purpose of this class is to educate the student on the importance and value of effective communication skills. 


MATERIALS:

-Pen or Pencil

-Spiral Notebook w/folder


GRADING SYSTEM:

Tests:  60% of final average

  Tests will include written exams, group activities, and speeches.

Daily:  40% of final average

  Daily will include quizzes, group activities, participation and homework.


TOPICS TO BE COVERED THIS SEMESTER:

Leadership                                    Communication

Communication Styles                Researching Speeches

Speech Preparation                     Public Speaking

Speaking Styles                            Group Meetings

Resumes Interviewing

EXTRA CREDIT:

Extra Credit assignments will be given on a TBA basis.  These assignments will allow students to add points to one of the preceding areas.


CLASSROOM RULES and EXPECTATIONS:

In order to successfully understand the information in this class the student must come each day with a clear mind that will allow he/she to focus properly on the task at hand.  Each student in the class has the right to receive the information offered in such a manner that they are not distracted or bothered during instructional time.  This includes actions that can be classified as detrimental to one's self, other students, the teacher, or be damaging to school property.  Anything that the instructor feels could be a distraction or will take away from a proper learning environment will be handled as seen fit by the teacher and/or principal.


If students need clarification as to what a resume looks like they may view this sample resume.