Science & Nature
Science Reading Club (Reading Level Grade 6+)
Students in this weekly (ongoing) class explore a variety of Natural Science themes as they read articles, apply useful reading strategies, & engage in class activities and discussion. September theme is The Galapagos Islands!
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Completed by 41 learners
Once per week
learners per class
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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Students in this class build nonfiction (informational) reading skills, strategies, comprehension, and confidence as we work with a new Science-themed article each class. Science themes connect to various disciplines including Zoology, Ecology, Conservation, Physical Geography, and Environmental Science. This class is for Science-loving readers age 9+ who can already read 1-2 page non-fiction articles at or above a grade 6 level (either independently or with only a moderate amount of...
Students will: -learn key science vocabulary, concepts, and information -apply reading strategies -improve reading speed -improve comprehension and retention -gain skill and confidence explaining science content to others -increase confidence and enjoyment when reading non-fiction
A copy of the weekly reading and learning guide provided.
50 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
Most articles in this class are found on websites such as the National Geographic Educational Resources and others. I will provide links to the articles during class. Articles are from websites that are free to access and there is no need to sign up for an account. There may be ads associated with some of the articles. The ads that appear on your learner's screen may be different than those on mine. If ads become an issue at any time, please let me know. Thanks!
Creativity & Critical Thinking
🇨🇦Lives in Canada
211 total reviews
301 completed classes
Hi! My Name is Beth-Ann Slivinski. I teach small online classes that explore Natural Sciences, creative expression, clear communication, yoga, and mindfulness. A bit about my classes: -Small class size lets each student to share, discuss, and...