Follow the heroes and villains of history while learning the Lost Tools of Writing. We will explore and discuss the stories of Leonidas, Cincinnatus, Genghis Khan, as well as more recent figures such as George Washington and Billy the Kid. Students will use the Lost Tools of Writing, Level I to explore the issues faced by these historical figures and learn to write about them using the first three canons of rhetoric: invention, arrangement, and elocution

Suggested Age: 12 years old and up

Prerequisites: None

Required Text: 

Historical characters subject to change.  All source text distributed as part of the course from public domain documents.

Registration Numbers: Minimum 5; Maximum 11