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The Kite Runner
The Kite Runner
by Khaled Hosseini

Challenges & Opportunities of Teaching The Kite Runner

Available to teachers only as part of the The Kite Runner Teacher Pass


The Kite Runner Teacher Pass includes:

  • Assignments & Activities
  • Reading Quizzes
  • Current Events & Pop Culture articles
  • Discussion & Essay Questions
  • Challenges & Opportunities
  • Related Readings in Literature & History

Sample of Challenges & Opportunities

Even just the words The Kite Runner can bring a grown man to tears. Seriously, we… um… know a guy that happened to.

But emotions aside, this isn't an easy book to bring to a high school classroom. Its setting and its rooting in sensitive contemporary issues can bring up a whole slew of issues.