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*You do not have to have read To Kill A Mockingbird with your students to complete this activity.*

After reading the book, I had my students watch a video on YouTube. It’s a 4:13 minute video that talks about present day issues in our society (technology, racism, prejudice, role models…etc.) - Video given in directions after download.

After watching the video, I hosted a Socratic circle with my freshmen. I restated specific quotes from the video that I thought were good talking points for my students.

My students then lead the discussion from there, while I interjected a few times – asking questions and asking them how they could related some of the issues we see in our society today to To Kill A Mockingbird.

I then challenged my students to think about one thing they can do to make a difference in the world we live in today.


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3 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 hour
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