Literature, APM Trilogy Basic
DescriptionThe purpose of this course is to read and discuss the Alice, Peter, and Mole Trilogy: the three language-illustrated novels Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, and The Wind in the Willows. Along the way, there will be lots of writing and discussions about the characters, the ideas, and the language in each book.
There will be a live class once a week on Wednesdays at 2:00. Each week questions will be posted that students can discuss, as well as additional surprises of photographs and a recording in which mrT reads a passage from the week’s reading assignment. Students will have the week to do the reading, to choose the questions he or she likes best, and to write his or her responses.
InstructorMichael Clay Thompson
Live Class: Yes, Wednesdays at 2:00 ET
Assignments: Weekly assignments
Duration: 12 weeks
Students will have the week to do the reading, to choose questions to respond to, and to write responses. Responses should be submitted during the week, before the next week’s assignments begin.
Teacher is available via email.
If students send their work by Monday or earlier, that will give mrT time to respond to what has been written and to answer questions that have been asked.
The APM Trilogy: Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, and The Wind in the Willows. Resource page. Students should have their own email address and a computer (or tablet or smartphone) that has video and audio capabilities (mic and camera are optional).
Students should be comfortable using a keyboard for assignments.