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The Boxcar Children Book Club

In this 5-month course, students will read through the first four books in The Boxcar Children and discuss them, using a variety of reading comprehension strategies.
Dara Hundley
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45 minutes

per class

Once per week

over 20 weeks

8-11

year olds

2-9

learners per class

per learner - per class

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Class Experience

Students ages 8 - 11 will read four classic children's novels as a group and discuss them a few chapters at a time. Each week, students will discuss the book with the assistance of open-ended questions and with closed-ended review questions. They will also have a short homework assignment to complete each week to help them think about their reading.
There will be required reading for each class. Additionally, each class will have a project to be completed during the following week. These projects include but are not limited to answering review questions on a worksheet, completing a visualization drawing, and writing a three-sentence summary.
The Boxcar Children
Surprise Island
The Yellow House Mystery
Mystery Ranch
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Students will receive a percentage grade at the end of the class. Fifty percent of the grade is composed of meaningful participation in each class, 25% of the grade is composed of completing the projects assigned, and 25% of the grade is composed of completing the projects with reasonable effort shown.
45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
The Boxcar Children series, books 1 - 4

Teacher

Dara HundleyLove What You Learn
3 total reviews
4 completed classes

About Me

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My name is Miss Dara, and I am so excited to meet you! I teach a wide variety of classes, from a preschool circle time to high school grammar to academic writing and more.

I graduated summa cum laude from college in 2013 with a... 
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