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All About One of the Greatest Authors Who Ever Lived, Roald Dahl

In this one-time session, students will learn about Roald Dahl: a little about his life and his great written works like Matilda, James and the Giant Peach, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and more.
Teacher T. Hopkins
1 total review for this teacher
New class
Class
30 minutes
per class
Meets once
7-12
year olds
1-10
learners per class
per learner

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Wed, Dec 21

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Wed, Dec 28

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Class Experience

Students will learn about Roald Dahl (general focus) and some of his written work. 
Students will be given a chance to listen and comment on excerpts of Roald Dahl's work. 
30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
I understand that Roald Dahl made controversial comments in his lifetime. For the purpose of this session, I wish to only focus on a  age appropriate overview just to give students some context into an author's life. We will focus more on his craft as a children's novel writer. I will directly state the purpose. I will state behavior norms before I present the general overview of his life. I will not open the floor for comments to minimize the chance that a student may bring up aspects that I did not intent to explain. If a comment should steer the lesson to an undesirable direction, I intend to quickly remind students of my expectations.  

Dahl, R. (2013). Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. New York: Puffin Books

Dahl, R. (2013). Matilda. New York: Puffin Books

Dahl, R. (2013). The Twits. New York: Puffin Books

Dahl, R. (2013). The Witches. New York: Puffin Books

Teacher

Teacher T. Hopkins
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Lives in the United States
actively teaching intervention and enrichment
1 total review
1 completed class

About Me

Hello! I will be teaching classes in reading skills, essay tips, reptile exploration, creative writing, and much more. I have been teaching various subjects and grades for over 15 years. Currently, I am an intervention teacher at an elementary... 
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