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Writing Alternative Plots for Robert C. O’Brien's Z for Zachariah

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Writing Alternative Plots for Robert C. O’Brien's Z for Zachariah

Grades 6 – 8
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Five 40-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Lara Hebert, EdM

Lara Hebert, EdM

Urbana, Illinois


National Council of Teachers of English



Grades   6 – 9  |  Professional Library  |  Book

“It’s Our World Too”: Socially Responsive Learners in Middle School Language Arts

This book is a valuable resource for middle school teachers who want to use significant social issues such as race, class, and poverty to invigorate their teaching of literacy and communication skills.


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