Searching for America, Volume One: The New World (Print Textbook)
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Searching for America: Have you ever wanted to teach a thorough survey of American Literature but could not find the time? Searching for America takes some of America's greatest works of fiction and non-fiction and adapts them into Reader's Theater script-stories. Now classic texts such as The Scarlet Letter can be experienced in a whole new way!
Volume One: The New World Volume One of Searching for America contains 11 script-stories which dramatize fiction and non-fiction selections:
- "The Flying Canoe" (Native American myth)
- "Gluscabi" (Native American myth)
- "The Explorers of the New World"
- "Mayflower: The Voyage of the Pilgrims"
- "The Journey of Olaudah Equiano"
- "Captured by Indians: The Narrative of Mary Rowlandson"
- "The Courtship of Miles Standish"
- "The Scarlet Letter: Part I"
- "The Scarlet Letter: Part II"
- "The Scarlet Letter: Part III"
- "The Scarlet Letter: Part IV"
Bonus Activity: New World Colony-building interactive classroom strategy game
Samples: To view free materials that supplement this textbook as a well as a sample script-story "The Scarlet Letter: Part I" click here.
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