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Middle School Literature Full Curriculum | Classics Novel Study | ELA Book Club

A middle school English literature ongoing course where students read classic novels and analyze them through Socratic discussions and optional writing; perfect for students who love reading or are looking for full semester curriculum
Meg Connolly, Certified ELA Teacher
10 total reviews for this teacher
New class
Class
50 minutes
per class
Once per week
every week
10-14
year olds
2-6
learners per class
per learner

How does an "Ongoing" course 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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Next on Tue, Nov 8

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Tuesday
6:00 – 6:50 AM
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Next on Thu, Nov 10

Meets Once per week
Thursday
8:00 – 8:50 AM
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Class Experience

Required reading in advance of each session. For each novel, I provide an optional project and an optional essay prompt, which students can complete and submit for feedback.
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 4+ hours per week outside of class.
Please be aware that many of these novels tackle difficult events and themes, such as WWII, racial violence, loss of friends, and mild drug use. Please see the list below for specifics:
The Outsiders - mild drug use, some references to gang violence
Where the Red Fern Grows - death of pets
Number the Stars - World War II
Call of the Wild - some scenes with animal abuse
Bridge to Terabethia - the death of a friend
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry - racially motivated violence
Matilda - abusive teacher
My Side of the Mountain - child living on his own

Teacher

Meg Connolly, Certified ELA Teacher
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Engaging, Inclusive, & Rigorous ELA
10 total reviews
28 completed classes

About Me

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