Banned Books Week 6th, 7th, 8th

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Essential Questions: 

How do I become a confident and compitent selector of materials that are appropriate for me?

What are the objections people have to materials that cause them to challenge or attempt to ban and item?

What protects our freedom to read what we choose in America?

Habits Of Mind: 

Urging students to begin asking questions regarding privacy, censorship and personal responsibility.


1st Amendment protects our Freedom to choose what we want to read.

Material is challenged every year by people wanting to restrict access that material.

It is important to develop our own ethics, preferences about what we want to look at but not ok to determine what is okay for others.