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Episode 30 — Censorship and Your Freedom to Read
|Grades||6 – 12|
|Podcast Series||Text Messages: Recommendations for Adolescent Readers
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|Original Air Date||Published September 07, 2010|
Music in this podcast is courtesy of Scott Andrew.
Grades 3 – 10 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
Students examine books, selected from the American Library Association Challenged/Banned Books list, and write persuasive pieces expressing their views about what should be done with the books at their school.
Grades 7 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  September 24
Students brainstorm reasons why certain books might have been banned and discuss common reasons why books are challenged.