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These Fine Arts electives can be taken by high school students to earn additional credits. The reviews are by students in the “Pace Success Family” who have completed the courses. (The rating scale with batteries is like a 1-star to 4-star rating.)

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This elective covers public speaking, presentation of memorized famous speeches, writing speeches, and tips for dealing with stage fright. Students must be accountable for several projects in each PACE including speeches in front of live audiences. (6 PACES – 1/2 credit)

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A homeschool family recommended Youth Digital Arts Cyber School for a variety of courses about digital drawing, animation, and video game design.

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