Whether reading for the classroom or personal enjoyment, consider these key questions before beginning Thoreau’s essay.
Looking at 8 realist masterpieces to get a sense of what life and literature was really like during the age of realism.
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We often ask our students to summarize events in the texts that they read—be they fiction or nonfiction. However, to truly help students gain a clear understanding of the texts, we need to move beyond summarizing and take their writing …
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Seven must-read existential books that made the complicated philosophical theory accessible and even appealing to everyday people.
Classroom conversations about literature usually go one of two ways: Teachers moderate a Think-Pair-Share discussion, or, the whole class sits in a circle to consider questions in a free-for-all Socratic Seminar. Though opposite in structure, Think-Pair-Share and Socratic Seminars suffer …