Monthly Archives: July 2013

Intro to Verse Novels: October Mourning by Lesléa Newman

See Lesléa Newman’s website for more information, including a teacher’s guide, about October Mourning. Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make … Continue reading

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Intro to Verse Novels: Sold by Patricia McCormick

A discussion guide for Sold from Patricia McCormick’s website. Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make clear our expectations for that participation. … Continue reading

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Intro to Verse Novels: I Heart You, You Haunt Me by Lisa Schroeder

Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make clear our expectations for that participation. Realize that you should have the book read … Continue reading

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Intro to Graphic Novels: Page by Paige by Laura Lee Gulledge

  Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make clear our expectations for that participation. Realize that you should have the book … Continue reading

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Intro to Graphic Novels: Chopsticks by Jessica Anthony & Rodrigo Corral

Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make clear our expectations for that participation. Realize that you should have the book read … Continue reading

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Intro to Graphic Novels: The Arrival by Shaun Tan

See Shaun Tan’s website for more information about The Arrival. Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make clear our expectations for that … Continue reading

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Class Expectations

Starting this Thursday, we’ll begin our discussions of the books we’ve chosen to read. Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make … Continue reading

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