“To Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee is one of the most popular books taught in U.S. schools today and remains a classic icon among the stores of contemporary American literature. One of the elements underpinning this novel’s legacy is young Scout, who has become one of the most beloved characters in American fiction. Invite your class to step inside the pages of the story with this video resource from American Masters: (http://to.pbs.org/2od5mbb). In addition to discussion questions, you’ll find teaching tips and an activity that encourages students to conduct a character study.
LESSON, VIDEO, TIPS, and ACTIVITITY: http://to.pbs.org/2od5mbb