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Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
Young Adult Literature about the Middle East: A Cultural Response Perspective
|Grades||6 – 8|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Eight 50-minute sessions|
Grades 6 – 8 | Lesson Plan | Unit
Students engage in carousel walks, character analyses, global explorations, and genre studies while using valuable language arts strategies to build higher-level comprehension skills.
Grades 3 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  January 1
Students explore online resources about Ellis Island, interview an immigrant in the area, and publish their stories.