2019 Office Hours Schedule

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April 18: The Art of Literary Conversation – PUtting Authors in DIalogue

Syntopical reading – it’s the Great Conversation and the highest goal of good reading. How do we get started??

May 23: Starting a Pelican BOok Club for Kids

You love your book club, so how can you create the same fun and engaging environment for your kids? It’s a Pelican Book Club starter kit!

June 27: Organizing LIterary Field Trips

We’ll be talking about how to make literature come alive by organizing fun outings around books and authors you love – even if you’re not close to any “literary monuments!”

July 25: Loving Your student Through the Book List – Designing Personalized Reading for Each Child

Books are a love language around here. How can we utilize that to craft uniquely suited reading lists for those we hold dear?

August 22: Why It Matters - An Apology for the Liberal Arts

Why do we spend all this time immersed in literature, history, and the arts? Do you ever feel like you’re wasting time?

September 26: Keeping a Literature NOtebook

We’ll be sharing tips on how you and your students can keep track of your reading in a way that will be valuable to you in years to come!

October 24: Teaching the “Good” Books as Gateways to the Greats

What is a good book? How is it different than a great book and how can it serve our literary journey?

November 21: What's Really Expected of the Home Schooler?

So many expectations! Do you really have to meet them all to succeed as a homeschooling parent?

December 19: Creating a LIterary Advent

How can literature help us contemplate what’s truly important about this season in the midst of busy holiday schedules?

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