This Kate Chopin's The Awakening: Searching for Women and Identity in Chopin's "The Awakening" lesson plan also includes:
The final lesson of a three-part series on Kate Chopin's The Awakening has scholars investigate life as a woman in late nineteenth-century America. They research the role of women in society through the eyes of the characters in the story. A final reflective essay reveals their understanding and opinions of the story and the role women play in shaping culture.
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- The topic of suicide is part of the story; use caution with students who may be sensitive to the issue
- Resource provides link to The Awakening online for use outside of class
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