Digital Teen Series dec 2020 - feb 2021

An online reading series for high school students in Mecklenburg County, covering foundational Black literature. 

Sign up to join our teen reading series and receive the syllabus, covering the full series, for FREE. Our syllabus work as reading guides that provide discussion questions and activities for each book.

Next Event


TUES

26th

January 26 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
CLT Teens: Homegoing, Part Two, Ness-Abena

Virtual Event

Live discusssion on Chapters Ness-Abena from Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi. We'd love to hear from you, join in the discussion via video here: https://guest.ecamm.live/d56176b7b

Free

Upcoming Events


TUES

2nd

February 2 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
CLT Teens: Homegoing, Part Three, H-Yaw

Virtual Event

Live discusssion on Chapters H-Yaw from Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi. We'd love to hear from you, join in the discussion via video here: https://guest.ecamm.live/d56176b7b

Free

TUES

9th

February 9 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
CLT Teens: Homegoing Part 4, Sonny-Ending

Virtual Event

Live discusssion on Chapters Sonny-Ending from Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi. We'd love to hear from you, join in the discussion via video here: https://guest.ecamm.live/d56176b7b

Free

Eligible Schools Any high school students that live within these school areas are eligible to join.

  • Ardrey Kell High School
  • Butler High School 
  • Cato Middle College High School
  • Charlotte Engineering Early College – UNCC William Leach
  • Charlotte Teacher Early College Will Leach
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Academy
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Virtual High School
  • Garinger High School
  • Harding University High School
  • Harper Middle College HS – CPCC Harper Campus
  • Hawthorne High School
  • Hopewell High School
  • Independence High School
  • John Taylor Williams Secondary Montessori
  • Levine Middle College High
  • Mallard Creek High School
  • Merancas Middle College @ CPCC
  • Metro School
  • Military and Global Leadership Academy
  • Performance Learning Center
  • North Mecklenburg High School
  • Northwest School of the Arts
  • Olympic High School
  • Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology
  • Rocky River High School
  • West Charlotte High School 
  • West Mecklenburg High School
  • William Amos Hough High School
  • Zebulon B. Vance High School

WE WILL BE READING:

Our book club is always set to go at the speed of our community of readers. We are tentatively scheduled to read three of these books thru February 2021, all which will be provided for free in PDF format. However all four books are covered in the Teen Series Syllabus. You can continue to read with family + friends!

Reading Schedule

OCTAVIA BUTLER
YAA GYASI
TONI MORRISON
GLORIA NAYLOR
Cover of Teen Reading Series Syllabus

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