by Wayne Martino and Bronwyn Mellor
|Grades||9 – 12|
Gendered Fictions helps students explore how fiction and nonfiction texts construct gender by encouraging readers to take up "gendered" reading positions that support or challenge particular versions of masculinity and femininity.
Martino, Wayne and Bronwyn Mellor. 2000. Gendered Fictions. Urbana, IL: NCTE.
Grades 5 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  December 5
Students describe female characters in Disney films, discuss their characteristics, and write a thesis statement about them.