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Misty of Chincoteague (Marguerite Henry) Novel Study/Literature Circle (Flex)

"Nobody could capture the Phantom." (Jacket) Newbery Award Winner!
Mrs. Rae Marie (Writing, Poetry, ACE Educator)
390 total reviews for this teacher
Completed by 1 learner
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Class
No live meetings
Over 8 weeks
9-13
year olds
1-6
learners per class
per learner - per week

How does a "Flex" course work?

No scheduled live video chats
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great if your learner prefers independent pacing or is uncomfortable with live video chat

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Description

Class Experience

This course will encourage the love of reading, and assist students to recognize and discuss literary elements, literary devices, become familiar with the basics about the author, gain an understanding of the book's characters and their traits, increase content vocabulary, learn how to interact in a discussion board setting, and more.
When I was growing up, we traveled a lot, and I always looked forward to a new trip because my mother would buy a new stack of books for me.  I would sit for hours in the back seat of our car and read.  Whenever I ran out of books to read, I would read the billboards and every highway sign very loudly.   That was rather tedious for my parents, so I'm sure that's why they always made sure I had plenty of books to read!

Combine my love of reading with my experience as a reading teacher and my masters in Curriculum and Instruction, and I believe you'll find that I'm prepared and pumped-up to help your student's reading experience be the best it can be!
Students will need to read the weekly chapter assignments by Thursday in order to provide initial responses to discussion board questions. Secondary responses to other students (at least two) or the teacher will be due by Friday. The culminating project will be due on Thursday of the final week
Students will need to either borrow the book, "Misty of Chincoteague" (Marguerite Henry) from the library or purchase a copy. Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Misty-Chincoteague-Marguerite-Henry/dp/1416927832/ref=sr_1_1?crid=3QCJI1FYKDO83&keywords=misty+of+chincoteague&qid=1569187357&s=gateway&sprefix=misty+of+%2Caps%2C177&sr=8-1
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Informal assessment will be gained through the discussion board responses and interaction, as well as the culminating project. It's imperative that all students participate in discussion boards in a timely manner as presented in the course descrption.
No live meetings, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
This is the story of a wild horse and those who loved her and those who tried to tame her.  Please follow the link below for more information.

Common Sense Media Review:  https://www.commonsensemedia.org/book-reviews/misty-of-chincoteague

Teacher

Mrs. Rae Marie (Writing, Poetry, ACE Educator)
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
B.A. (Education/cum Laude), M.Ed. (Curriculum & Instruction/Magna cum Laude), and M.Ed. (Educational Leadership/Summa cum Laude)
390 total reviews
503 completed classes

About Me

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS
•	B.A. (Education/cum Laude) 

•	M.Ed. (Curriculum & Instruction/Magna cum Laude) 

•	M.Ed. (Educational Leadership/Summa cum Laude)

•	ESL Certification

•	Principal Certification

*       Outschool ACE Educator 

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