Reading & Literature

Study Guide for Works of Literature

Contributor: Byron Dueck | File type : Teaching Material

This study guide outlines steps in the process of studying and reporting on a work of literature, particularly a novel. Page 2 provides a selection of titles with which such a study guide might be use... Read More

The Battle, or Battling with the World with Study Guide

Contributor: Edward Lake | File type : Book

In this second novel of the Roby family series by Charlotte Maria Tucker (ALOE), family members face serious trials. The family learns perseverance, endurance, and increased reliance upon God in trial... Read More

The Giant Killer, or The Battle Which All Must Fight with Study Guide

Contributor: Edward Lake | File type : Book

This 1868 novel by Charlotte Maria Tucker (ALOE) begins the Robyn family series. In this book, the Roby children struggle with sins that mirror the struggles of a knight named Fides in an allegorical ... Read More

Helen, or Temper and Its Consequences with Study Guide

Contributor: Edward Lake | File type : Book

Who is your neighbor? This 1868 novel by Mrs. George Gladstone explores the themes of love of neighbor and self-control. The accompanying study guide queries students' comprehension of the themes and ... Read More

Do You Understand? Strategies for Reading Comprehension (with “The Golden Windows”)

Contributor: James A Goering II | File type : Teaching Material

How can you enable your students to understand books and stories that are too hard for them now? James lists strategies to move beyond mere pronunciation to real comprehension. Don't miss the c... Read More

Sweet Potato Pie: A Book Study

Contributor: Arlene Birt | File type : Teaching Material

This study is geared for students in Grades 1 and 2 reading Sweet Potato Pie by Anne Rockwell, and includes a template for a personalization activity. Download the guide or read it below. ... Read More

Bookworm Reading Tracker Theme

Contributor: Karen Nolt | File type : Curricular

With this classroom theme, students write a bit about books they have read on a worm segment. Karen has each student tell the class about the book before adding their segment to the bookworm. A pat... Read More

The Door in the Wall Unit Plan

Contributor: Bethany Peachey | File type : Teaching Material

This reading unit plan for grades 5 and 6 explores The Door in the Wall by Marguerite de Angeli. Objectives, assessments, and daily activities are provided for the 19 days allotted to teach the book. ... Read More

Literature Workshops Part 1

Contributor: Dennis Sensenig | Length : 48 | File type : Audio

Explore the reason for pursuing using a literature course in your school. What makes good literature? What can the Christian School gain from secular literature?

Literature Workshops Part 2

Contributor: Dennis Sensenig | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

Explore the reason for pursuing using a literature course in your school. What makes good literature? What can the Christian School gain from secular literature?