Name: Cathy James
School: Century High School
Grades taught: 9-12
Discipline(s): Drama, Creative Writing, English, Foreign Languages, History and Humanities.
Duration: It would take approximately five days. The class period is 90 minutes in length. It meets every day. It is a one quarter or 45 day class.
Big idea: Morals and the Treatment of Others
This lesson encompasses the ability of the students to take an Islamic Fable, read it, understand its moral, and transfer it into a morality play as seen by the Medieval/Renaissance community to teach a lesson, especially to the illiterate of the time.