Teaching Red Scarf Girl: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution in China

Watch this webinar to learn about Ji-li Jiang’s affecting memoir of growing up during the Cultural Revolution and learn how to introduce the concept of memoir to your students, particularly as they grapple with a historical narrative of the Cultural Revolution.

Resource List

Self-paced online workshop: Teaching Red Scarf Girl 

Study guide: Teaching Red Scarf Girl 

Teaching Strategy: Analyzing Images 
illustration of young girls in red scarfs and red arm bands


On-Demand Webinar


Memory and Memorials

Approach / Teaching Strategy

Classroom Discussion
Image Analysis
Building Community


ELA/English Language Arts
Social Studies

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