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Breaching the Gulf Between Cultures

Students read excerpts from Jim Toner's memoir Serendib which chronicles his experiences as a Peace Corps volunteer in Sri Lanka. They work in small groups to analyze the excerpts and discuss how the author came to terms with Sri Lankan customs.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 12th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategy
Discussion
Usage Permissions
Fine Print
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  • Project
  • Vocabulary

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