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Half hour lessons upon American authors, for the Social literary circle

by Lewis, Amanda (Kerr), "Mrs. J. H. Lewis." [from old catalog]

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Published by State journal company printers in Lincoln, Neb .
Written in English

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  • American literature -- Study and teaching. [from old catalog]

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    LC ClassificationsPS94 .L4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv.
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    Open LibraryOL24132979M
    LC Control Numberca 17003761

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Half hour lessons upon American authors, for the Social literary circle by Lewis, Amanda (Kerr), "Mrs. J. H. Lewis." [from old catalog] Download PDF EPUB FB2

First edition: Engaging periodical compilation of poetry, history, Christian meditations, natural history, art and literary criticism, biography, and fiction, set forth in 52 weekly issues meant to be consumed in half-hour portions, with each weekly number containing seven half-hours.

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A literature circle is a teaching strategy that empowers students with the choice of what they read and how they read it while teaching students the habits of skilled readers.

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Final Book Project As a group decide on one of these following projects and be prepared to present it to the class as part of your grade. Make a video or do a live performance of MASTERPIECE BOOK REVIEW, a program which reviews books and interviews authors.

(You can even have audience participation!) minutes 2. Create a newspaper for. By following this pattern, you can move through literary analysis as well as strengthen reading skills. Plus, by adding variety to the tasks, the book clubs remain interesting and fresh.

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The technology component removes any fear of sharing and encourages students to respond thoughtfully. Students begin by selecting a book together then are introduced to the four jobs in the Literature Circles: Discussion Director, Literary Luminary, Vocabulary Enricher, and Checker.

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