The censorship of literature has been an enduring issue in America. This unit offers a look into the history, court cases, dominant discourses, and ideologies that influence censorship in American schools. The unit offers an introductory PowerPoint into the history and background of censorship as well as reading guides for students. Students will also participate literature circles, reading a challenged book and completing projects related to the censorship of their novel. Students will also engage in projects involving the creation of podcasts and personal reflection essays.