This collection contains a complete set of resources for teaching Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl, including twenty-two daily lesson plans with discussion points; anticipatory activities; a pacing guide for students; suggested homework, classwork, and project extensions; connections to more
Our shared text for this unit is Elie Wiesel's Night. Students will also be working in literature circles, however, to read books from this period on their own; they will be responsible for comparing and contrasting the two novels according to a project rubric distributed at the beginning of the uni more
This writing genre can be particularly motivating to young adolescents as they wake up to their surroundings and the associated challenges and frustrations. As teachers, we can capitalize on our students’ emerging passion and their attraction to the controversial by providing them with ways to tho more
These daily discussion guides will help you to steer the conversation towards the big ideas in the book and monitor comprehension among your students.