I suggest that you read and "try on" Deborah Appleman's new book.
I used this book with my 11th grade American Literature class & could see using it with all levels of high school students.
This book is very useful in giving you ideas on how to teach literary theory to those who are unfamiliar with it.
This is one of the smartest books on secondary critical literacy instruction I've read. Useful and makes all the arguments to a broad range of stances.Published 2 months ago by Elisabeth Johnson
I had been trying to discover the simplest way to introduce literary theory to my students. Appleman offers immediately useful and easily adaptable activities for both the... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Victoria McCall
Amazing writing, that was entertaining/engaging to read. Also there were practical, usable examples in the back that also included handouts that could be copied or reproduced... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Lexi Lamb
I used this book with my 11th grade American Literature class & could see using it with all levels of high school students. Read morePublished 20 months ago by A. Lepianka
This book is a straightforward approach to critical lens theory. It helps the reader grasp the fundamental concepts that are necessary to teach high school and college level... Read morePublished on October 20, 2009 by K. Dallas
This book is very useful in giving you ideas on how to teach literary theory to those who are unfamiliar with it. Read morePublished on June 27, 2007 by Christina Cereghini
This book is great for any high school or even middle school teacher looking to include critical theory in the study of literature. Read morePublished on January 4, 2007 by N. Wnek