Throughout the study of The Satanic Verses, students with disabilities should have the option of using dictation software for writing assignments, and text-to-speech software for reading assignments, or any other ADA-mandated technological accommodations.
On Day 1, students will research the origins of Islam; they will also research fatwa against Rushdie and prepare a presentation on the topic. This requires internet and computer access.
On Day 2, students will research the Indian caste system, which requires internet research. Also, they will prepare a pitch and a visual component to a potential film adaptation of the novel, which would benefit from film-editing software.
On Day 3,...