Amy Tan’s The Joy Luck Club : teacher's guide

Burnham, Philip
Cunningham, Sarah Bainter
National Endowment for the Arts
Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.)
Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.)
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2006
iv, 20 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm.

Includes ten lesson plans, each with focus topic, discussion activities, writing exercises, and homework assignments Also includes capstone projects, suggested essay topics, handouts with more background information about the novel, and bibliographical references. Lessons dovetail with state language arts standards required for fiction. “The Big Read is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to restore reading to the center of American culture. The NEA presents The Big Read in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and in cooperation with Arts Midwest”–P. 4 of cover.

Tan, Amy--Joy Luck Club--Study and teaching