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Winter A 2020 Reading & Class List

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WEEKLY

CLASS

WEEKLY READING!

MIDWEEK MENTORING

ADVANCED READING FOR THE WEEK

Week 1 Jan 6

INTRODUCTION & Welcome

Jan 6-12

DeMille, Hero Education Part I and Part III

Jan 8

3 Key Technologies of Genius

Jan 6-12

Kipling, “If…” 

AND

Adler, “An Invitation to the Pain of Learning” PDF

Week 2 Jan 13

Debrief Books

Jan 13-19

Lewis, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Jan 15

The Ant and the Elephant

Jan 13-19

Potok, The Chosen

Week 3 Jan 20

Debrief Books

Jan 20-26

Sanderson, The Hero of Ages 1/2

Jan 22

Why Non-Fiction?

Jan 20-26

Solzhenitsyn, A World Split Apart PDF

Week 4 Jan 27

Debrief Books

Jan 27-Feb 2

Sanderson, The Hero of Ages 2/2

Jan 29

The Cycle of Achievement

Jan 27-Feb 2

Bastiat, The Law &

Bastiat, What is Seen and What is Not Seen PDF

Special Bonus: Semester Paper Details for “Hardest Track”

Week 5 Feb 3

Debrief Books

Feb 3-9

Lowry, The Giver

Feb 5

The Power of Language Mechanics

Feb 3-9

Marx, “The Communist Manifesto”

And Work on Paper

Week 6 Feb 10

Debrief Books

Feb 10-16

Lockhart, A Mathematician’s Lament PDF

AND

Benezet, The Teaching of Arithmetic: The Story of An Experiment ( I, II & III) PDF

Feb 12

Why Mathematics?

Feb 10-16

Hawking, A Brief History of Time

And Work on Paper

Week 7 Feb 17

Debrief Books

Feb 17-23

Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables

Feb 19

Anti-Fragile

Feb 17-23

Lusseyran, And There Was Light

And Work on Paper

Week 8 Feb 24

Debrief Books

Feb 24-Mar 1

DeMille, 1913

Feb 26

Macro vs. Micro

Feb 24-Mar 1

Federalist Papers 10, 14, 51

And Work on Paper

Week 9 Mar 2

Debrief Books

Mar 2-8

Lewis, The Inner Ring PDF

AND

Pride and Prejudice Movie (A&E)

Mar 4

Test, Trials and Traps

Mar 2-8

Austen, Pride and Prejudice

And Work on Paper

Week 10 Mar 9

Debrief Books

Mar 10-15

Woodward & DeMille, LeaderShift

Mar 11

Time Management

Mar 10-15

Twain, Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc (Dover)

AND Shakespeare, Henry V

And Work on Paper

Week 11 Mar 16

Debrief Books

Mar 16-22

Andrews, The Final Summit

Mar 18

Go Summer!

Mar 16-22

Keller, The Story of My Life

And Work on Paper

Week 12 Mar 23

Debrief Books

Mar 23-29

L'Amour, Bendigo Shafter 1/2

Mar 25

Trilateral Leadership Ledger

Mar 23-29

Plutarch, Lives (there are two volumes): Solon, Poplicola, Comparison of Solon and Poplicola, Aristides, Marcus Cato, Comparison of Marcus Cato and Aristides

And Work on Paper

Week 13 Mar 30

Debrief Books

Mar 30-Apr 5

L’Amour, Bendigo Shafter 2/2

Apr 1

Making a SPLASH! with your writing

Mar 30-Apr 5

Blaisdell, Great Speeches by Native Americans (Dover)

And Work on Paper

Week 14 Apr 6

Debrief Books

Apr 6-12

Lund, Freedom Factor

Apr 8

Four Types of Teachers

Apr 6-12

American Founding Documents: “The Articles of Confederation,” “The Constitution of the United States,” “The Northwest Ordinance,” and “The Monroe Doctrine”

Paper Due on April 11

Link to Submit Papers >>

Week 15 Apr 13

Debrief Books

Apr 13-19

Obstacles Press, Financial Fitness for Teens

Apr 15

Financial Literacy Matters 

Apr 13-19

Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

Week 16 Apr 20

Debrief Books

Apr 20-27

Shakespeare, A Winter’s Tale

Apr 22

Spring Break is for Scholar Phase

;)

Apr 20-27

Kipling, The Jungle Book

AND

Emerson, Self Reliance

Week 17 Apr 27

Debrief Books

Apr 27-May 3

Sanderson, The Way of Kings 1/2

Apr 29

Natural Law

Apr 27-May 3

Paper (Details TBA)

Week 18 May 4

Debrief Books

May 4-10

Sanderson,

Sanderson, The Way of Kings 2/2

May 6

A Vital Leadership Ingredient: The 6 Month Inventory

May 4-10

Paper (Details TBA)

Week 19

May 11

Debrief Books

SPRING BREAK

Read lots for fun and post on your discussion group!

SPRING BREAK

SPRING BREAK

Read lots for fun and post thoughts on your discussion group!

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