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Homeschool High School Literature Full Curriculum Y1 | Novel Study | Book Club

Year 1 HS English literature ongoing course where students read classic novels and analyze them through Socratic seminar discussions and optional writing; perfect for students who love reading and/or homeschoolers in need of ELA courses
Meg Connolly, Certified ELA Teacher
30 total reviews for this teacher
7 reviews for this class
Completed by 67 learners
year old learners
US Grade Level
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Charged weekly
Meets 1x per week
Runs week after week
50 minutes per class
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Class Experience

Students will practice the following core ELA skills: (CCSS aligned)
- Analyze how an author's choices concerning how to structure a text, order events within it and manipulate time contribute to the overall meaning and tone of the text (CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.9-10.5)
- Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. (CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.9-10.1)
- Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze in detail its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details (CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.9-10.2)
Meg Connolly is a certified teacher with bachelors degrees in literature and philosophy. She has masters degrees in teaching ELA, grades 7-12, and in teaching students with disabilities. In addition to her masters, she is TESOL certified and experienced in working with ESL students. She has nine years of teaching experience both in the US public school system and online. She also writes her own fictional short stories for podcasts.
For each novel, there will be workbook pages or discussion questions provided that act as a reading companion. 

I also provide an optional project and an optional essay prompt, which students can complete and submit for feedback after we complete each novel.
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For each novel, I provide an optional project and an optional essay prompt, which students can complete and submit for feedback.
50 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.


Meg Connolly, Certified ELA Teacher
Lives in the United States
Engaging, Inclusive, & Rigorous ELA
30 total reviews
51 completed classes

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