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The Baby-Sitters Club Book #3: The Truth About Stacey (Book Club)

Join me for a fun book club following the adventures of The Babysitters Club! Together, we will learn about friendship and determination. This will also be a fun way to sharpen your reading comprehension skills and make inferences.
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Class

30 minutes

per class

5x per week

over 1 week

9-13

year olds

1-10

learners per class

per learner - per class

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Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
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Description

Class Experience

Goals:
Engage in learning dialogues with the teacher and peers.
Search the text to select appropriate information when answering questions.
Practice using story clues and prior knowledge (schema) to make inferences about the story. 
Practice using context clues to discover the meaning of unknown words
Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings)
Predict story events
Engage in critical discussion of shared texts.
Read for the sheer joy of it, learning to value one another as readers and learners.
The Baby-sitters Club was one of my favorite book series when I was a kid. I also have a Masters in Reading, and it is my goal to help your child think deeper about the texts that they read. I can not wait to share this wonderful series with your child.
Reading Schedule: (Please do not read ahead of our schedule so that we can all enjoy the story together.)

Prior to our meeting Monday read chapters 1-3

Prior to our meeting Tuesday read chapters 4-6 and answer the journal question 

Prior to our meeting Wednesday read chapters 7-9 and answer the journal question

Prior to our meeting Thursday read chapters 10-12 and answer the journal question

Prior to our meeting Friday read chapters 13-15 and answer the journal question
Learners will need a copy of the book The Baby-sitters Club: The Truth About Stacey by Ann M. Martin (not the graphic novel). Ideas for finding the book include Amazon, Walmart, Target, libraries, audio, or used book store. All other materials will be provided in the Outschool classroom.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
2 hours 30 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
Main character is a 7th grader, so bras, boys, and diets are mentioned in the story.
Divorce is mentioned briefly - Dad is remarried and “doesn’t pay much child support”.
Language: “stupid”, “dumb”, “shut-up” mentioned briefly.
**Topic deals with Stacey having diabetes and her concern with her disease. 

Teacher

Tristan, M.Ed. Reading/Children's Book Author
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Lives in the United States
“Reading can take you places you have never been before.”
308 total reviews
264 completed classes

About Me

Hello! Thank you for stopping by my page! My name is Tristan, and I am looking forward to sharing my passion for teaching reading with you. 

I am a licensed elementary teacher in the state of Tennessee, with B.A in Early Childhood Education and... 
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