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ERIC Number: ED481289
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
Pages: 11
Abstractor: N/A
Yugoslavia: Death of a Nation. [Lesson Plan].
Lemberger, Beth
Based on "Zlata's Diary: A Child's Life in Sarajevo" by Zlata Filipovic, this lesson plan presents activities designed to help students understand that historical drama, like other historical fiction, is rooted in history but contains imaginary elements as well; and that the author describes in her diary what it was like to be a teenager in Sarajevo during the conflict there. The main activity of the lesson involves students working in groups to adapt scenes from the book into a one-act play. It includes objectives, materials, procedures, adaptations, discussion questions, evaluation methods, extension activities, annotations of suggested readings and web links, vocabulary, and related academic standards and benchmarks addressed in the lesson plan. The lesson plan also contains a description of a video clip related to the lesson, comprehension questions related to the video clip, and answers to those comprehension questions. (RS), Customer Service, P.O. Box 6027, Florence, KY 41022-6448. Tel: 877-889-9950 (Toll Free). For full text:
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Discovery Communications, Inc., Bethesda, MD.
Note: Audio and video clips included in the web site version of this lesson plan are not available from ERIC.