One on One Literature Discussions With Mr. Hodge

Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(46)
An ongoing course in which we discuss literature: how to read effectively for meaning.

Class Experience

US Grade 8 - 12
Students will improve their literary reading skills through guidance and application of literary devices. This will include, but is not limited to, figures of speech, language, and historical period of the given piece.
As an English Teacher I have worked over the years with many novels, some of which at one time or another have found themselves on the banned book list (keep in mind, Harry Potter was also once a banned book!).
Pencil, paper (preferably a reading journal of some kind). Additional sources I should be able to provide (reading material).
1 hour per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
As with all stories, they will contain human experiences. For example: Hemingway writes about war, bullfights, and the outdoor lifestyle, among other things. Other works refer to human relationships. Characters oftentimes come from different backgrounds (race, religion, morality, etc.).

Meet the teacher

Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(46)
Greetings and salutations! I am Mr. Hodge, and I come from a very varied background! I am an English teacher by trade, and a History buff by nature. I am skilled with a book, hammer, and soil. I know about health and nutrition, and I dabble in the... 
1-on-1 Tutoring


per session
Meets on demand
60 min

Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(6)
Completed by 17 learners
Live video meetings
Ages 13-18

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