Speech & Debate

Speech & Debate

9-12th grades
Teacher: Christina McCanlies

Grade Level(s): 9th-12th

Class Cost and Length in Weeks:
$18/week for 32 Weeks*
$25 material fee

Class Size: Min 5 / Max 10


This class will help improve confidence in public speaking, develop articulation and vocal control, and learn verbal and nonverbal communication, critical thinking, and listening skills. The class will also work on writing outlines and how to research topics for debate. Students will participate in debates with fellow classmates.

Curriculum/Required Text(s):
Not available in CHE bookstore (please plan to purchase elsewhere):
Sound Speech ISBN 978-1-60682-236-4

Required Materials:
2 spiral notebooks
1 pack of notecards
1 pack post-it notes
2 glue sticks

*Please see our Payment Details page for more information.

2020-2021 Schedule

  • W - Theatre

    2:45 pm - 4:15 pm

    9th & up
    Mrs. Christina McCanlies