Lesson plan

Lesson 6: Determining central ideas across chapters of The American Dream: A Short History of an Idea That Shaped a Nation

Lesson 6: Determining central ideas across chapters of The American Dream: A Short History of an Idea That Shaped a Nation

Students jigsaw the reading of excerpts from chapters 3-6 of The American Dream: A Short History of an Idea that Shaped a Nation by Jim Cullen. Students complete Cornell notes for their assigned section and determine the central ideas of their section.