by Charles Dickens
Assignments & Activities
Available to teachers only as part of the Oliver Twist, or, the Parish Boy’s Progress Teacher Pass
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Sample of Assignments & Activities
What's Your Story?
Objective: We all have a need to tell our own stories; hence the existence of Facebook. Oliver wants to tell his story, and so do our students. Frequently misrepresented as "evil" high schoolers or "lazy" teens, 21st-Century stude...
Crime Doesn't Pay
Objective: Crime sells. It always has. (Tony Soprano? Dexter Morgan? Or the fact that with the proper sequence of channels one could probably watch Law & Order twenty-four hours a day?) Charles Dickens knew this (well...