The Slingshot guides teens in literary analysis of classic and modern literature.
Even if your teen has never analyzed literature before. . . We’ve got you—and your college-bound teens—covered!
Our year-long program is delivered in five month-long lesson plans. Enjoy them in any order. All five are available now.
Each handbook is based on a novel and immerses your teen in the world of:
Each handbook contains:
Detailed notes to establish the context of the novel (book not included)
Four passages taken from the novel for copywork and dictation
Easy-to-follow instructions to teach writing elements found in the passages
Examination of grammar and punctuation
Additional notes that go beyond the passage
Nine "think piece" questions—for discussion and writing
Book club party ideas
Copywork passages on separate printable pages
Four-color design that looks gorgeous on tablets or printed at home
Books are not included with purchase of the Slingshot.
We encourage you to review the books yourself to be certain that you are comfortable with the content before giving them to your teens.
The Slingshot appears in our College Prep Writers Bundle.
Find single issues of the Slingshot here.
Want a print copy? Go to the front of the line at the Homeschool Printing Company with a special Brave Writer offer. Order here.
All products are digital and downloadable. All sales are FINAL. No refunds.