Let's Read the Classics: Treasure Island
In this six-week online book study, students will read and discuss the classic story of Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson.
US Grade 6 - 9
In this six-week book study, learners will read and discuss Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. This is a highly adventurous book about a young boy who finds himself aboard a pirate ship in search of lost treasure with some of the most colorful characters in literature. It's entertaining and action-packed and can serve as a great introduction to the classics. Each week, learners will come to class prepared to discuss the assigned chapters in the book. The teacher will lead them...
Learners will read and understand Treasure Island. Learners will practice having a literary discussion with their peers.
Homework OfferedLearners will be responsible for completing assigned reading each week. They will need to come to class prepared to discuss the material.
1 - 2 hours per week outside of class
Assessments OfferedLearners will be informally assessed based on their participation in class discussion and performance on class trivia games. Although a letter grade will not be provided, parents or learners may request a certificate of completion at the end of the course.
Learners will need to have a copy of Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson.
As with all literature, it is recommended that parents preview Treasure Island before class. Not all books are equally suited for all learners and families. Specifically, this book does include several fight scenes and the mention of alcohol.
Each student will need to have a copy of Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. It can be downloaded as an eBook or purchased in print. Please feel free to contact me with any questions about acquiring the book.
Meet the teacher
Hi, I'm Teacher Tricia, and I'm so happy to be here on Outschool with you. I teach classes in a variety of subjects including language arts, literature, history, and life skills. As a homeschool mom of two kiddos, I have experience teaching in...
$12weekly or $72 for 6 classes
1x per week, 6 weeks
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Completed by 1 learner
Live video meetings
2-8 learners per class