Middle English

Middle English Literature and Writing

Course fee: $500

34 weeks  Monday, September 9th  – June 8th 1:00 pm – 1:40 pm

Contact teacher@quebeconlineschool.com to register

Novel studies  – students will need to purchase these books

  • A Wrinkle in Time (Book 1 for regular readers, trilogy for advanced readers)
  • Chasing Vermeer
  • A Family Apart
  • The Green Ember

All of these are available as audiobooks as well as print format

Literature and Poetry Studies

  • A Wrinkle in Time  12 chapters Week 1 – 3 
    • Weekly spelling and vocabulary in Quizlet 
    • Round Table Discussion + Written Response  Week 4
  • Chasing Vermeer 24 chapters Week 5-8
    • Weekly spelling and vocabulary in Quizlet 
    • Round Table Discussion + Written Response  Week 9
  • A Family Apart 13 chapters Week 10 – 12
    • Weekly spelling and vocabulary in Quizlet 
    • Round Table Discussion and Written Response Week 13
  • The Green Ember 44 chapters Week 18 – 30
    • Weekly spelling and vocabulary in Quizlet 
    • Round Table Discussion + Written Response Week 32
  • Poetry Tea-Time – once a month – students find and share their favourite poems or song lyrics

Weekly Grammar Lessons on Khan Academy

Writing Assignments – Brave Writer – Faltering Ownership (adapted)

  • September – Wild Words – Building Vocabulary – Writing Poetry
  • October –  Mini-Reports
  • November  – Diary of a historical or fictional person
  • December – Letter writing
  • January – Headlines – Viewpoints – Full Report
  • February – Oral Reports – Flipgrid Presentations
  • March – Advertisements – Music –  Art
  • April – The Art of Fiction – Narrative Writing
  • May – Play Writing/Movie Maker