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3 Classic Novels by C. Brontë, Mary Shelley, and E. Brontë

Socratic-Style class for Jane Eyre, Frankenstein, and Wuthering Heights
Jane M
834 total reviews for this teacher
4 reviews for this class
Completed by 18 learners
Class
50 minutes
per class
Once per week
over 12 weeks
13-18
year olds
3-12
learners per class
per learner - per class

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Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
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Description

Class Experience

I have taught English for over 20 years. 
The following includes the schedule for the next sixteen weeks. 

Pre-Reading Activity: Please read chapters 1-10 in Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
Week 1: Jane Eyre 
PowerPoint Introduction to Romanticism, Gothic genre, and Charlotte Brontë.
Discuss: Chapters 1-10
Homework:
	Read: Chapters 11-20
	Activity: Character Charts with Textual Proof

Week 2: Jane Eyre
PowerPoint Introduction to Mood and Tone.
Discuss: Chapters 11-20
Homework:
	Read: Chapter 21-30
	Activity: Mood/Tone Activity
Week 3: Jane Eyre
PowerPoint Introduction to Setting and its influence on the plot.
Discuss: Chapters 21-30
Homework:
	Read: Chapters 26-32
	Activity: Setting Activity
	
Week 4: Jane Eyre
PowerPoint Introduction to themes. 
Discuss: Chapters 33-38
Homework:
	Read: Frankenstein Chapters 1-6
	Activity: Themes Activity
`	Test: Jane Eyre
Week 5: Frankenstein
PowerPoint Introduction to Frankenstein by Mary Shelley.
Discuss: Chapters 1-6
Homework:
	Read: Chapters 7-13
	Activity: Character Chart Activity
Week 6: Frankenstein
Discuss: Chapters 7-13
Homework:
	Read: Chapters 14-19
	Activity: Tone/Mood Activity
	
Week 7: Frankenstein
PowerPoint Introduction for conflicts.
Discuss: Chapters 14-19
Homework:
	Read: Chapters 20-24
	Activity: Conflict Internal/External Activity

Week 8: Frankenstein
Discuss: Chapters 20-24
Homework:
	Read: Wuthering Heights Chapters 1-10
	Test: Frankenstein
	
Week 9: Wuthering Heights
Discuss: Chapters 1-10
Homework:
	Read: Chapters 11-21
	Activity: Character Chart with Textual Proof
	
Week 10: Pride and Prejudice
PowerPoint Introduction: Symbolism
Discuss: Chapters 11-21
Homework:
	Read: Chapters 22-28
	Activity: Symbolism
	
Week 11: Wuthering Heights
Discuss: Chapters 22-28
Homework:
	Read: Chapters 28-34
	Activity: Identifying Figurative Language to Set the Mood
	
Week 12: Wuthering Heights
Discuss: Chapters 28-34
Homework:
	Test: Wuthering Heights
Learners should have a copy of each of the books. Frankenstein should be the 1818 edition. I use the Bantam classic.
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
50 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
These books include mature content. 

Teacher

Jane M
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Jane M
834 total reviews
687 completed classes

About Me

     I am a creative, enthusiastic teacher who wants all children to be successful learners through the encouragement of creative expression. I have spent the last seventeen years developing the necessary skills to achieve this goal. It is very... 
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