Throughout the study of The Year of Magical Thinking, students with disabilities should have the option of using dictation software for writing assignments, text-to-speech software for reading assignments, or any other ADA-mandated technological accommodations.
Many of the classroom activities in this lesson plan incorporate technology, especially for research and presentation purposes.
Days 1 and 2: Students will watch the Netflix documentary Joan Didion: The Center Cannot Hold and use the internet to research obituaries.
Day 4: Students will use the internet to research cultural attitudes towards death.
Day 5: Students will use the internet to research poetry and use PowerPoint (or...