The Thesis and Law Stages hone reasoning skills through the introduction of counterpoint and resolution, providing the students with a plethora of opportunities to create arguments (Invention) using the Heads of Purpose, and to demonstrate them using the Heads of Development. Student capabilities include:
- Skills of argumentation
- Prepared for the advanced skills of rhetoric
- Ability to write “qualifying” essays for college entrance exams
The Teacher Guide provides sample answers for every lesson, as well as teaching and grading guidance.