Tell Me About the Story
Ksandra Mobley/Virtual Teaching Specialist
This book club uses the question family (what, why, where, when, how and who) to define and illustrate elements of a story.
US Grade 2 - 4
There are many parts to a story. This eight week course will use the question family (who, why, what, where, when and how) to illustrate the elements from stories. One member of the question family will define and explain themes, plots, settings, characters, main ideas as well as the author's point of view. We will discuss a story elements, read a story or article and create a story map to help learners reading comprehension and writing skills. R2D2 (read, reflect, display and do) will...
Learners will gain an understand of themes, plots, types of settings, types of characters, and point of views as elements of a story. They will use book report outlines to create a book report presentation.
My goal is to encourage life long readers. The understanding of the elements of stories can be carried over to studying, research and essay writing skills. Learning requires attention, retention, motivation and prior knowledge. My courses are created using R2D2 (read, reflect, display and do) Each sessions uses animation, interactive assignments, discussions, and group activities to encourage learning.
Homework OfferedStudents will be expected to present a book report during our final session. Book reports can be done using Google Jamboard, Word, hand written. Book reports will be peer reviewed.
1 - 2 hours per week outside of class
Assessments OfferedStudents' written book report will be graded by peers.
1 file available upon enrollmentElement of a Story Workbook - given during class time Book for final book report Notebook Pencil/Pen
Meet the teacher
Learning never stops... My ambition is to nurture students' desire for learning. Learning is a natural lifetime process that should never be stagnated. I began my teaching career in Early Childhood Education and continue into third and...
$9weekly or $70 for 8 classes
1x per week, 8 weeks
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(2)
Completed by 11 learners
Live video meetings
2-6 learners per class