A New Approach to Teaching To Kill a Mockingbird

7.26.16
Teaching To Kill a Mockingbird
California-Southern

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A New Approach to Teaching To Kill a Mockingbird

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Course Type:
Seminar
Event Fee:
$0.00
Registration Fee:
$30.00

This seminar introduces educators to Facing History's new resource, Teaching Mockingbird, which incorporates civic education, ethical reflection, and historical context into a literary exploration of Harper Lee's beloved novel. 

This seminar introduces Facing History's new resource, Teaching Mockingbird, which incorporates civic education, ethical reflection, and historical context into a literary exploration of Harper Lee's beloved novel. We offer a unique approach that integrates multimedia, historical sources, and Common Core-aligned strategies that deepen students' understanding of the novel and illuminate fundamental questions of human behavior.

Recommended for 8th-12th grade Language Arts and History/Social Sciences teachers.

In this seminar you will:

  • Discover new interdisciplinary teaching strategies that reinforce historical and literacy skills
  • Explore topics such as race, class, and gender.
  • Receive a free copy of Teaching Mockingbird

After this seminar you will:

  • Become part of the Facing History educator network, with access to a rich slate of educator resources, including downloadable unit and lesson plans, study guides, and multimedia
  • Be able to borrow books and DVDs through our online lending library at no cost

Due to a generous grant we are able to waive the event fee.

Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce
350 S. Bixel Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017
7.26.16 - 7.28.16
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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