Thursday, April 29, 2010

The 50th Anniversary of Harper Lee's TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

July 2010 will mark the 50th anniversary of To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee—and we're getting pretty excited about it.

On May 20, a website dedicated to To Kill a Mockingbird will launch—and there will be a special section for teachers—filled with teaching resources. And, you'll get the chance to share your thoughts with Harper Lee and with other teachers. So, make sure to check out www.tokillamockingbird50year.com.


Here's what teachers at last year's National Council of Teachers of English had to say to Harper Lee on the 50th anniversary of To Kill a Mockingbird.


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1 comment:

  1. I can honestly say that the book is better than the movie, but that Gregory Peck is perfect as Atticus Finch. I couldn't stop reading this book and I think everyone should read it at least once. The lessons and situations are definitely applicable for the present and will be for the future.

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