JuniorModernClassics

Upper Junior Course/Parent Tutorial (10-12 yrs), $165 - No Prerequisite

The child and parent take this course together.  This is a reading and discussion course.  A delightful reading list will engage the child with quality writing and will form an interesting foundation for taking discussion deeper than mere comprehension.  Students must obtain their own copies of books.

To Buy:

  • Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink
  • Trumpet of the Swan by E.B. White
  • Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White
  • Mr. Popper’s Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater
  • The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

Reading List:

Week 1: Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder, Ch. 1 - 9

Week 2: Little House on the Prairie, Ch. 10 - 18

Week 3: Little House on the Prairie, Ch. 19 - 26

Week 4: Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink, Ch. 1 - 8

Week 5: Caddie Woodlawn, Ch. 9 - 16

Week 6: Caddie Woodlawn, Ch. 17 - 24

Week 7: The Trumpet of the Swan by E.B. White, Ch. 1 - 10

Week 8: The Trumpet of the Swan, Ch. 11 - 21

Week 9: Charlotte's Web by E.B. White, Ch. 1 - 11

Week 10: Charlotte's Web, Ch. 12 - 22

Week 11: Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater, Ch. 1 - 10

Week 12: Mr. Popper's Penguins, Ch. 11 - 20

Week 13: The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster, Ch. 1 - 10

Week 14: The Phantom Tollbooth, Ch. 11 - 20