ERIC Number: ED396322
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
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A Literature Unit for "Dragon's Gate" by Laurence Yep.
Intended as a an aid to classroom teachers, this 52-page handbook presents a literature unit based on the children and young people's book, "Dragon's Gate" by Laurence Yep. It begins with sample lesson plans, pre-reading activities, author information, a book summary, vocabulary lists and suggested vocabulary activities. Next, chapters of "Dragon's Gate" are grouped for study into 5 sections. Each section includes quizzes, hands-on projects, cooperative learning activities, cross-curricular connections, and extensions into the reader's own life. Finally, the handbook offers culminating activities, unit test options, a bibliography of related reading, and an answer key. (SR)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Childrens Literature, Chinese Americans, Class Activities, Cooperative Learning, Critical Thinking, Cultural Differences, Culture Conflict, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Literature Appreciation, Middle Schools, Multicultural Education, Reader Response, Student Projects, Units of Study
Teacher Created Materials, Inc., P.O. Box 1040, Huntington Beach, CA 92647 (TCM814:$6.95 plus $3.50 shipping/handling; orders of $35 or over, 10% shipping/handling).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Books
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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Identifiers: Dragons Gate; Historical Background