A New Approach to Teaching To Kill a Mockingbird

Teaching To Kill a Mockingbird
New Jersey

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A New Approach to Teaching To Kill a Mockingbird

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This workshop introduces our 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 fresh approach that integrates multimedia resources, historical sources, and Common Core-aligned strategies that deepen students' understanding of the novel and illuminate fundamental questions of human behavior.

Recommended for 6-12th grade English Language Arts, social studies, or humanities educators teaching the novel.

In this workshop you will:

  • Discover new interdisciplinary teaching strategies that reinforce historical and literacy skill
  • Receive a free copy of Teaching Mockingbird

After this workshop 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

Space is limited; registration does not guarantee admission.


Montclair State University
1 Normal Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07043
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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