Teaching literature, Part 2

New Warhorn Media post by Nathan Alberson:

How do you make a kid love literature? Are some of them just not cut out for it? What sorts of things should students be looking for in a book or poem or story? How does a teacher guide them toward said things? How do you teach a story or poem about something kids haven’t experienced yet? How do you give them an ear for style?

In last week’s episode on teaching literature, our heroes gave a more general philosophy of teaching. This week they’re tackling the literature aspect of it all.