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Lesson Plan

Postmodern Picture Books in Middle School

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Grades 6 – 8
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time 45 minutes
Lesson Author

Laurie A. Henry, Ph.D.

Laurie A. Henry, Ph.D.

Lexington, Kentucky

Publisher

International Reading Association

 

Materials and Technology

Printouts

Websites

Preparation

 

MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY

Five copies of Black and White by David Macaulay (The Trumpet Club, 1990)

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PRINTOUTS

Story Map

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WEBSITES

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PREPARATION

1. Secure five copies of Black and White by David Macaulay

2. Review the Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site.

3. Review the article: "It's not all black and white": Postmodern picture books and new literacies, which was originally published in the Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy.

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