Revolutionary Heart: Reading Books in a Jiffy

8th grade, biography, eighth grade, karen blasi, literacy, literature, suffrage, womens rights

Karen's lesson is designed to give students an overview of who Clarina Nichols was and what she is known for. This lesson uses an adaptation from Lucinda Evans, “Book in an Hour” concept along with internet resources and the book, Revolutionary Heart written by Diane Eickhoff. Clarina Nichols was an American reformer that traveled across the country as a newspaper publisher, lecturer and an ally of mistreated women wherever she went. She was a lesser known crusader for Women’s Rights.

Lesson Plan - Word / PDF
Teacher's Guide - PDF
Chapter Book Activity Sheet - Word / PDF
Online Resources - Word / PDF
Revolutionary Heart Book Pages - Excel / PDF