Classroom

F. Scott Fitzgerald: Winter Dreams

For Grades 9-12. Three classroom resources on PBS LearningMedia use video from F. Scott Fitzgerald: Winter Dreams, discussion questions, activities, and handouts to examine Fitzgerald as a young man, the theme of the Valley of Ashes in The Great Gatsby, and the elements in his writing that mirrored the writer’s own life.

Salinger

Educator’s Guide and Poster

In support of the AMERICAN MASTERS Salinger broadcast, WNET is distributing 30,000 copies of the “Salinger, A Film by Shane Salerno” education poster to schools nationwide. The poster, which can be downloaded here on the AMERICAN MASTERS website, will assist educators in utilizing the PBS broadcast of Salinger as a classroom resource. An activity-based analysis […]