1st Edition

Advanced Placement Classroom The Scarlet Letter

By R. Brigham Lampert Copyright 2013
    208 Pages
    by Prufrock Press

    Advanced Placement Classroom: The Scarlet Letter provides teachers with a user-friendly field-tested guide to teaching one of the truly great American novels. Considering a wide range of academically interpretive methodologies, it moves beyond basic elements of plot, characterization, and theme into a multifaceted, skill-based, and critically inquisitive approach to instruction. Designed pragmatically with the AP English Literature exam as an end goal, the book includes dozens of ready-to-use assignments, prompts, quizzes, rubrics, and lesson plans, all aiding students' ultimate success.

    Acknowledgements Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Literary Criticism: Ten Ways to See a Book Chapter 3 Reading The Scarlet Letter Chapter 4 Understanding The Scarlet Letter Chapter 5 Talking About The Scarlet Letter Chapter 6 Writing About The Scarlet Letter Resources for Further Study References About the Author Common Core State Standards Alignment


    A National Board Certified Teacher and a Virginia Department of Education Teacher-as-Leader, Lampert has been nominated for several national commendations, including a 2008 Nobel Educator of Distinction selection by the National Society of High School Scholars and a 2006 Disney Teacher Award.