FRESHMAN SEMINAR

FRESHMAN SEMINAR                                                                                                                                                      
Course ID# 521223

Open to grades:   9-12

Freshmen Seminar is a year-long, rotating blocked course that supports college preparatory students in their transition to high school by introducing and reinforcing skills necessary for success in rigorous curriculum. Students regularly practice critical reading and writing skills, effective organization and study habits, goal setting, collaboration with peers, and questioning techniques. The course also introduces test-taking strategies, learning styles, online safety, and conflict management. Major projects include a financial literacy/budget project, a Google Presentation on potential careers and post-secondary educational options, a high school resume, and a speech.