Boarding the Frigate: Choosing Books for Literature Circles

Unit 13: Reading and the Empathetic Imagination: Teaching in Literature Circles
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Objective: SWBAT choose a book to read in literature circles from five options--"That Shakespeare Kid," "Life of Pi," "MAUS I & II," "Pride and Prejudice," and "Tuesdays with Morrie."

Big Idea: "There is no Frigate like a book to take us Lands away." --Emily Dickinson

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English / Language Arts, Literature, Fictional Literature, literature circles, Student Choice Reading, MAUS, Pride and Prejudice, Life of Pi, That Shakespeare Kid, Tuesdays with Morrie, There is No Frigate Like a Book
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