Lesson plan

Lesson 19: Analyzing the Development of Themes in a Text

Lesson 19: Analyzing the Development of Themes in a Text

About this lesson:

Students read and analyze the development of emerging themes in chapters 7-8 of  A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court by Mark Twain.

Additional Notes:

  • Consider linking the audio on a class website for students to access outside of the classroom.

  • Before class, make sure the posters from lesson 18 are displayed:

    • Social inequity by birth

    • The power of technology

    • The mistrust of religious institutions

    • Education v. inherent human nature