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Censorship in the Classroom: Understanding Controversial Issues
|Grades||9 – 12|
|Lesson Plan Type||Unit|
|Estimated Time||Four to five weeks|
Grades 7 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  September 22
Students brainstorm reasons why certain books might have been banned and discuss common reasons why books are challenged.
Grades 7 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  July 31
Students are encouraged to think about why people challenge Harry Potter books, do a Web Quest that allows them to research the issue, and decide whether the books should be banned from the public library.