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
This workshop was rescheduled from March 14, 2017. Space is limited; registration does not guarantee admission.
Due to a generous grant, we are pleased to waive an event fee. $10 registration fee includes lunch and materials.