Day 1

Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood Lesson Plan

Reading Assignment, Questions, Vocabulary

Read the following chapters: The Veil, The Water Cell, Persepolis, The Letter, The Party, The Heroes, Moscow, and The Sheep.

Common Core Objectives

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    CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.11-12.9 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.11-12.2 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.11-12.1 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.11-12.3 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.11-12.1c CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.11-12.1a

Note that it is perfectly fine to expand any day’s work into two days depending on the characteristics of the class, particularly if the class will engage in all of the suggested classroom exercises and activities and discuss all of the thought questions.

Content Summary for Teachers

Introduction

Satrapi writes about the history of Iran as a target for...

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