There are no open spots for this class, but we found something similar!

Class listing photo
5.0 (12) · Ages 11-14

Literature Study for Middle School: Ongoing Classic Literature and Poetry Study

Class listing photo
5.0 (2) · Ages 10-14

Where The Red Fern Grows: Literature Study Writing

Class listing photo
5.0 (1) · Ages 12-16

Genres of Literature: A Deep Dive & Discussion of Contemporary & Classic Stories

Class listing photo
5.0 (20) · Ages 7-11

Let's Read and Discuss One Book a Month for 4th 5th 6th - Meets 2x a Month

Class listing photo
5.0 (5) · Ages 11-14

So the Story Goes: Complete English With Film & Literature

Class listing photo
5.0 (28) · Ages 9-11

Ongoing Book Club for Ages 9 - 11 - Discussion and Analysis For Kids Who Love to Read

The Westing Game: An "Elements of Critical Thinking" Literature Circle Book Club

Mrs. Russell, M.S. Ed.
Rising Star
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(363)
Students will read the Newbery Medal winning book "The Westing Game" by Ellen Raskin and participate in a Literature Circle based book club discussion, rotating responsibilities and presenting their findings to the group.

Class experience

US Grade 5 - 8
This specific course is geared toward higher level thinking.  Each literature circle role is directly connected to the 11 elements of critical thinking: big ideas, rules, trends, patterns, language of the discipline, ethics, relationships over time, details, unanswered questions, across disciplines and multiple perspectives. 
Homework Offered
You will be asked to read approximately 25 pages per week and complete your "job" in order to be ready to present to the group each week.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Assessments Offered
Grades Offered
Documents provided by instructor, printed weekly by students in preparation for class

Copy of book
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
  • Google Classroom

Meet the teacher

Rising Star
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(363)
Hello and Welcome!

About me:
My name is Carie Beth Russell.  I am the mother of two teenagers, an elderly cat and a forever puppy.  I live in the Midwest region of the United States with my family.  

I am a former public elementary school... 
Group Class


for 7 classes
1x per week, 7 weeks
60 min

Live video meetings
Ages 10-15
4-8 learners per class

SafetyPrivacyCA PrivacyLearner PrivacyTerms
Outschool International
Get The App
Download on the App StoreGet it on Google Play
© 2024 Outschool