In this lesson plan students read the poem "Desiderata" and the essay "Wear Sunscreen" and analyze the advice both give. Included in this purchase is a suggested lesson plan, a handout to help students respond to the readings, and a writing assignment with several versions to help with differentiation.
Not included is the full text of the pieces due to copyright. Links are provided to easy to print pdf copies.
Perfect for 8th or 12th graders or any other students moving on to a new stage in life!