“Surviving” the Story!
Teacher: Julia Davis
Students will read books that revolve around the theme of survival. They will read Hatchet by Gary Paulsen, Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George, Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell, and The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare. During class students will work on activities that focus on vocabulary, story elements, and comprehension. They will also have opportunities to participate in class discussions about topics discussed in books.
Students will need to bring a 3-ring binder, paper, and pen/pencil to class. Students will also be responsible for providing their own books.
Instructor: Julia D
Minimum enrollment requirement: 5
Course Length: 1 hour per week / 14 weeks / semester
Cost: $134 per semester