Where The Red Fern Grows Online Book Club ~ American Classic Literature Series for Elementary
A Language Arts Curriculum & Literary Adventure All-In-One!
Join us on an adventure into this heartfelt book about a boy and the love of his dogs growing up in the Ozarks.
In this course, Where The Red Fern Grows Online Book Club, we will read through the book Where The Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls. As we are reading, we will go on rabbit trails of discovery into history, nature, Ozark dialect, and more. We will find ways to learn by experiencing parts of the book through hands-on activities. We will add a little magic dust you will want to howl about.
At the conclusion of the story, we will have a party school that is worth going on a hunt for.
This online literary guide has everything you need to study the book. This course includes spelling, grammar, rabbit trails, and a writing project. It is perfect for a month of elementary or middle school literature.
Take a sneak peek into the course by clicking the blue Preview button below.
PreviewReading, Vocabulary, and Grammar for this Lesson
PreviewRabbit Trail: Redbone Coonhound
PreviewRabbit Trail: The Ozarks
PreviewRabbit Trail: K. C. Baking Powder Can
PreviewRabbit Trail: Cherokee Land
PreviewRabbit Trail: Log Cabin
PreviewRabbit Trail: Daniel Boone
PreviewRabbit Trail: Maxwell Car
PreviewRabbit Trail: Price of a Dog (or Two)
PreviewRabbit Trail: Quarter Candy Bag
PreviewMagic Dust: Baking Cornbread
What is in an Online Book Club?
We will go on rabbit trails of discovery. We will hop off the traditional roads of literature studies and meander down paths about pop-culture, history, biographies, poetry, music and more. We will take deep dives into some of the subjects touched on in the book and broaden our minds with new adventures.
We will also bring literature to life by sprinkling a bit of magic dust along the way. These hands-on projects will take us into the book through science, art, games and more. We will touch, see, feel and learn about the book through the activities.
Vocabulary & Grammar
Every Online Book Club includes the chance to learn spelling and grammar through copywork and dictation. Students will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge of grammar concepts through learning apps and other resources. We will also discuss literary elements found in the book and use our new knowledge for a writing project.
The pinnacle of the Family Online Book Club experience is the Party School! At the end of each literature study, we will celebrate the book with a party. Invite friends or family over for food and fun! All the ideas for food, decorations, and activities are included.
Dachelle is a former traditional teacher turned homeschool mom. She has a passion for literature and for adding adventure to her homeschool. She has started several book clubs in her community with the idea that each book club should be a celebration of literature. At Literary Adventures for Kids she takes those experiences and uses them to create online book clubs that add that little bit of magic to your children's education.
“Education should be a living, breathing, tangible thing.”
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