New Literature Projects and Techniques for Elementary and Secondary Classrooms
On Saturday, November 22, 2014, the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies and the Middle East Outreach Council (MEOC) will sponsor a Saturday Seminar and Workshop in which expert speakers introduce three new projects for the classroom on literature related to the Middle East and to Muslims. In each project, excellent books have been paired with resources for background context and discussion.
Attendees will have time to delve into the books and shorter works with their colleagues at the seminar. We will provide an opportunity to create lesson plans with the books for participants to present at their schools or libraries. (more…)