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    Black Boy Lesson Plans

    Center for Learning
    96 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    Black Boy Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for Black Boy by Richard Wright; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual and group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, and an assessment tool that requires students to use specific quotations from the novel to substantiate their responses. Students study literary forms and movements, research important African-American artists, analyze the economic frustrations and social dangers that Wright experienced, and compare Wrights reality with his desires. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 10 Lesson Plans/44 Handouts


     
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    Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass Lesson ...

    Center for Learning
    98 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for Narrative of the Life of Frederick by Douglass by Frederick Douglass; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual/ group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, reading guide, culminating activities, quizzes, answer keys, and a vocabulary exercise. Students read and analyze literary texts by Paul Laurence Dunbar and Henry David Thoreau. Lessons involve analysis of tone, mood, diction, figurative language, and theme. The unit includes research projects, character studies, oral argumentation, and discussions of philosophical and psychological aspects of the work. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 10 Lesson Plans/21 Handouts


     
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    The Merchant of Venice Lesson Plans

    Center for Learning
    106 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    The Merchant of Venice Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual and group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, writing topics, culminating activities, and a character quiz and an objective test with answer keys. Students analyze characters, motivations, and consequences. They focus on the interweaving of multiple plots, as well as recognize fairy tale elements. They examine comic devices and stage conventions. Students study the portrayal of Shylock over the centuries. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 12 Lesson Plans/25 Handouts


     
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    Native Son Lesson Plans

    Center for Learning
    99 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    Native Son Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for Native Son by Richard Wright; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual and group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, journal prompts, cumulative projects, and a test with answer key. Students analyze plot and characterization, conduct and report on research, consider court cases, and role-play. Lessons include close reading, small and large group discussion, creative and analytical writing, and theme analysis. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 10 Lesson Plans/44 Handouts


     
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    Dubliners Lesson Plans

    Center for Learning
    92 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    Dubliners Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for Dubliners by James Joyce; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual and small group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, culminating activities and quizzes with answer keys. Students analyze individual stories and synthesize recurring themes and motifs. They also apply tools of fiction; discover epiphanies; examine plot, character, point of view, setting, and stylistic devices; and consider aspects of James Joyce's literary style and his use of the grotesque. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 12 Lesson Plans/34 Handouts


     
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    The Jungle Lesson Plans

    Center for Learning
    100 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    The Jungle Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for The Jungle by Upton Sinclair; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual and group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, test, answer key, culminating projects, and vocabulary study. Students examine the plot, characters, and themes; they study the historical context, and the work of other muckrakers. They learn about naturalism, shifts in immigration patterns, and Sinclair's combination of muckraking story with socialist propaganda. They analyze political cartoons, figurative language, and point of view. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 12 Lesson Plans/27 Handouts


     
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    Jane Eyre Lesson Plans

    Center for Learning
    112 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    Jane Eyre Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for Jane Eyre Charlotte Bronte; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual and group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, reading guide, culminating activities, quizzes, answer keys, and a vocabulary exercise. Students examine plot and characterization, role-play, conduct Internet research, complete graphic organizers, and compare/contrast the novel with a film adaptation. They learn about the Bronte family, study characteristics of Gothic fiction, examine Bronte's style, and articulate themes. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 12 Lesson Plans/26 Handouts


     
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    The Outsiders Lesson Plans

    Center for Learning
    80 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    The Outsiders Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual and small group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, culminating activities and an objective test with answer key. Students complete close reading activities and role-play selected scenes. They analyze characters, themes, and motifs. They conduct Internet research. Students use graphic organizers to compare/contrast and complete cause-effect analysis. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 10 Lesson Plans/25 Handouts


     
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    Oedipus Lesson Plans

    Center for Learning
    89 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    Oedipus Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for Oedipus the King by Sophocles; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual and small group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, essay topics, culminating activities, quizzes, an objective test, and answer keys. Students study classical Greek theater, research the Oedipus legend, analyze events in the play, and examine the contributions of the chorus. Students dramatize parts and study the nature of a tragic hero. Other activities involve analysis of paradox, irony, imagery, and archetypes. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 10 Lesson Plans/20 Handouts


     
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    Advanced Placement English: Focus on Nonfiction and Writing

    Center for Learning
    200 Pages, Grades 11 - 12
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    Advanced Placement English: Focus on Nonfiction and Writing

    Advanced Placement English: Focus on Nonfiction and Writing has lessons to prepare students for the Advanced Placement exam in Language and Composition. Students analyze purpose and audience as they read and respond to various examples of exposition, analysis, and argumentation. Writing workshops, graphic organizers, and rubrics are incorporated throughout to facilitate the writing process. Start-to-finish classroom curriculum with lesson objectives, student handouts, individual and small group activities, and background notes for teachers. Aligned with Common Core standards. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 28 Lesson Plans/73 Handouts


     
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    Advanced Placement English: Focus on Literature and Writing

    Center for Learning
    204 Pages, Grades 11 - 12
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    Advanced Placement English: Focus on Literature and Writing

    Advanced Placement English: Focus on Literature and Writing has two major objectives: reading significant literary pieces and developing writing skills. Lessons cover fiction, poetry, and drama and encourage discussion and investigation. Students practice timed writings and respond to open-ended prompts. Start-to-finish classroom curriculum with lesson objectives, student handouts, individual and small group activities, and background notes for teachers. Aligned with Common Core standards. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 30 Lesson Plans/73Handouts


     
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    Nonfiction: Teaching Informational Prose

    Center for Learning
    144 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    Nonfiction: Teaching Informational Prose

    This curriculum unit examines nonfiction authors, their backgrounds, purposes, and attitudes. Lessons emphasize critical reading skills, focusing on asking and answering the right questions as students read and respond to autobiographies, memoirs, biographies, news stories, columns, editorials, and reviews. Students move from reading nonfiction to writing nonfiction by launching a research project. Start-to-finish classroom curriculum with lesson objectives, student handouts, individual and small group activities, and background notes for teachers. Aligned with Common Core standards. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 22 Lesson Plans/56 Handouts


     
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    A Doll's House Lesson Plans

    Center for Learning
    78 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    A Doll's House Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for A Dolls House by Henrik Ibsen; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual and small group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, study and discussion guide, and test with answer key. Students take a step-by-step approach to the play and relate key issues to twenty-first-century life. They analyze plot, characters, symbols, setting, and themes; dramatize and role play scenes from the play; participate in several compare/contrast activities; and create alternative endings for the play. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices.10 Lesson Plans/20 Handouts


     
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    A Midsummer Night's Dream Lesson Plans

    Center for Learning
    95 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    A Midsummer Night's Dream Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual and small group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, journal and writing topics, and a quiz and test with answer keys. Students participate in scene-by-scene role playing and analysis. They examine dramatic structure, characters, comedic devices, and Shakespeares language. format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 14 Lesson Plans/27 Handouts


     
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    A Raisin in the Sun Lesson Plans

    Center for Learning
    69 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    A Raisin in the Sun Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual and small group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, and test with answer key. Students examine character, plot, theme, structure, and symbols; consider theatrical elements such as staging, lighting, costumes, and sound effects; role play; and have opportunities for historical and literary research, vocabulary development, and critical and creative writing. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 12 Lesson Plans/27 Handouts


     
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    A Streetcar Named Desire Lesson Plans

    Center for Learning
    84 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    A Streetcar Named Desire Lesson Plans

    Curriculum guide for A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams; aligned to Common Core standards. Includes objectives, teacher notes, individual and small group activities, student handouts with suggested responses, culminating activities, and a test with answer key. Students apply theatrical elements to their reading of the play with role-play and dramatization; increase comprehension of literary devicesplot, character, images, and themes; conduct analysis of characters and dialogue; learn to recognize irony and anachronisms. PDF format allows posting handouts directly to a LMS or to student devices. 12 Lesson Plans/26 Handouts