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7th Grade English Literature

Classic Literature - A Novel Study with Essay Writing

Kaitlyn Fischer: Close-Reading Specialist
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Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(887)
In this 8 week course, students will meet with the teacher to select class literature novels to read and discuss through Socratic Seminars, journal writing, and a final essay.

Class experience

US Grade 8 - 11
Students will be able to:
     - Read and Discuss Classic Literature during Socratic Seminars
     - Compare and Contrast Writing
     - Write Journal Entries Answering Novel Related Topics
     - Collaborate with Peers to Develop Written Answers
     - Develop a Final Writing Assignment Analyzing the Novel
I have taught many book studies in my professional career (including all of the novels listed above and more). I love taking part in discussions and ensuring that the students needs and interests are met as they read. I like to work with students to help me design and schedule the class! I also teach the course on Outschool WITHOUT essay writing for students who perhaps need more practice in verbal analysis and conversation as opposed to students who need practice in writing. This course is very popular and successful and the reviews can be read with that listing if you would like to see the success!
Homework Offered
Reading will be required outside of class time to ensure appropriate discussions during class while some journal writings will be done both inside and outside of class. The same goes for the essay writing final assessment. If the assessment is not completed in class, students will complete it outside of class.
1 - 2 hours per week outside of class
Assessments Offered
Students will complete a final written essay analyzing the novel while using the evidence that we discuss and create through the previous weeks in class.
Grades Offered
Students will need to be able to purchase the novel or find access to one through online resources or libraries. 

Meet the teacher

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Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(887)
My name is Kaitlyn Fischer and I have taught English to students as young as nine through eighteen in both Missouri and Colorado. I am a close-reading specialist and have a lot of experience teaching students close-reading strategies including... 
Group Class


for 8 classes
1x per week, 8 weeks
45 min

Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(9)
Completed by 32 learners
Live video meetings
Ages 13-18
1-6 learners per class

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