Image from Columbus City Schools 8th Grade Curriculum Downloads, “The Middle East Handouts"

Analyze by looking for patterns of representation.


Activity:

Review Middle East Activities suggest by Columbus Public - http://www.ccsoh.us/downloads/MiddleEast.pdf

Revise the "push pull factors for migration" exercise. Problematize the notion that: Everyone has equal rights here, while the Middle East is oppressive.

Enhancement/homework: Read latest news on the Middle East and see which of these patterns of representation are informing the reporting of events.