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Session1: Tue & Fri 1:00pm (ET), 4-week Jun 20 - Jul 18

Session1: Tue & Fri 1:00pm (ET), 4-week Jun 20 - Jul 18

Class info

  • Grade 5 - 6
  • Session: Jun 20 - Jul 18 (4 weeks)
  • Day: Monday & Thursday
  • Time:  2:00 pm (ET)

 

Class Teacher

Ashlie Swicker

  • Master of Education
  • Contributing writer to Book Riot
  • Current librarian in elementary school
  • Previous classroom teacher (17 years’ experience)

 

Course Overview

  • Read 4 books in 4 weeks.
  • Complete reading and writing assignments before each class starts.
  • Engage in discussions and debates guided by a teacher.
  • Develop communication skills.
  • Approach book club meetings with an open and curious mindset, ready to listen and learn from others.

 

Course Instructions

  • Upon registration, you will receive class instructions for the first session.
  • We do not provide books. Students should buy or borrow books themselves.
  • Students are required to read the book before the class.

 

Dates for Classes

  • Class 1: Tuesday, Jun 25, 1:00 pm (ET)
  • Class 2: Friday, Jun 28, 1:00 pm (ET)
  • Class 3: Tuesday, Jul 2, 1:00 pm (ET)
  • Class 4: Friday, Jul 5, 1:00 pm (ET)
  • Class 5: Tuesday, Jul 9, 1:00 pm (ET)
  • Class 6: Friday, Jul 12, 1:00 pm (ET)
  • Class 7: Tuesday, Jul 16, 1:00 pm (ET)
  • Class 8: Friday, Jul 19, 1:00 pm (ET)

 

Note: Class size should be maintained between 3-5 students for effective debating. Please select an alternative available time during checkout. Refunds will be processed for canceled classes.

Feathers by Jacqueline Woodson

"Feathers" by Jacqueline Woodson, which proudly displays the Newbery Honor, is a book loved by many. It tells the story of Frannie, who is intrigued by the arrival of a mysterious new student. Set in the 1970s, the story explores themes of hope, acceptance, and resilience. This book is a favorite among readers because of its engaging storytelling and meaningful life lessons.

$240.00Price
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