Have Fun Reading Short Stories: Drop in ELA Class for Ages 11-12

In this ongoing class, learners will be exposed to different genres of short stories and poetry as well as the literary elements. Learners will read aloud to improve their fluency skills and answer common core aligned discussion questions.
161 total reviews for this teacher
5 reviews for this class
Completed by 69 learners

45 minutes

per class

Once per week

every week


year olds


learners per class

per learner

How does anOngoingcourse work?

Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills

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Available Times

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Next on Thu May 26

Meets Once per week
2:30pm - 3:15pm
4 learners enrolled

Next on Sat May 28

Meets Once per week
11pm - 11:45pm
Outside 6am-10pm in your local time.
5 learners enrolled

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Class Experience

Students will improve their ability to identify literary elements in fiction stories in order to better analyze literature. Students will improve their comprehension skills by summarizing the most relevant details of a story. 
I am certified to teach English Language Arts and Special Education for grades 7-12 in the state of New York. I have over ten years experience in the classroom assisting learners in analyzing short stories for intermediate to high school levels. 
45 minutes per week in class, and no time outside of class.


Nicole Hess, M.A. in Education
Lives in the United States
Certified New York State Teacher: English Language Arts and Special Education
161 total reviews
148 completed classes

About Me

Hello, my name is Nicole and I am a certified teacher living in the city of Buffalo, New York. I have a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature and Master’s Degree in Special Education. I am certified to teach English Language Arts and Special... 
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