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Literature & Lives: A Response-Based, Cultural Studies Approach to Teaching English

by Allen Carey-Webb

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Literature & Lives: A Response-Based, Cultural Studies Approach to Teaching English

Grades 9 – 12
Type Book
Pages 219
Published February 2001
Publisher National Council of Teachers of English

 

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Telling stories from lively secondary and college English classrooms, Literature and Lives explores the new possibilities for teaching and learning generated by bringing together reader-response and cultural-studies approaches.

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Grades   9 – 12  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

Reader Response in Hypertext: Making Personal Connections to Literature

Students write a narrative of place, a character sketch, an extended metaphor poem and a persuasive essay then link all four texts to quotations they have selected from a novel.