Secondary schoolers investigate the debate surrounding the current sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church with this New York Times lesson. Through discussions and written reflection, they explore their own thoughts and opinions on this topic. Use this lesson as a persuasive writing activity in your writing unit. Note: Consider the maturity and background of your pupils prior to using this resource in your classroom.
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