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Thur 7:00pm (ET), 8-week Jun20 - Aug 15

Thur 7:00pm (ET), 8-week Jun20 - Aug 15

Class info

  • Grade 3 - 4
  • Session: Jun 20 - Aug 15 (8 weeks)
  • Day: Thursday
  • Time:  7:00 pm (ET)


Class Teacher

Julie Rondinelli

  • Masters in Special Education from Boston College
  • Current special education teacher in a co-taught classroom in MA
  • Certified Wilson Teacher


Course Overview

  • Read 4 books in 8 weeks.
  • Complete reading and writing assignments every week.
  • 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

  • Week 1: Thursday, Jun 20, 7:00 pm (ET)
  • Week 2: Thursday, Jun 27, 7:00 pm (ET)
  • No class on Independence Day, July 4th
  • Week 3: Thursday, Jul  11,  7:00 pm (ET)
  • Week 4: Thursday, Jul 18,  7:00 pm (ET)
  • Week 5: Thursday, Jul 25,  7:00 pm (ET)
  • Week 6: Thursday, Aug 1,   7:00 pm (ET)
  • Week 7: Thursday, Aug 8,  7:00 pm (ET)
  • Week 8: Thursday, Aug 15, 7:00 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.

Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

In this Newbery Medal-winning novel, eleven-year-old Marty Preston finds a mistreated beagle named Shiloh. Determined to protect him from his abusive owner, Marty learns powerful lessons about justice, compassion, and family. 'Shiloh' is a touching story that captivates readers with its heartwarming portrayal of a boy and his dog, becoming a beloved classic for all ages.

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