James Fenimore Cooper Society Website
This page is: http://jfcoopersociety.org/teaching.html
Updated April 2010
This page is devoted to materials intended to assist those teaching Cooper at various educational levels. We welcome contributions of outlines, lecture-notes, and especially ideas and tips that have proved successful in the real world.
Links to Teaching Materials on other websites
- Craig White has recently published Student Companion to James Fenimore Cooper (Greenwood Press, 2006).
- Craig White, University of Houston-Clear Lake, has taught several courses involving The Last of the Mohicans and has placed extensive materials on-line:
James Fenimore Cooper in the Annenberg/CPB "Literary Passages" series. Brief biography and some teaching materials.
Angela Kleinow, The Last of the Mohicans Lesson Plan Ideas: How to Teach James Fenimore Cooper's Leatherstocking Tales Suite101.com. Highschool Level. Link established with the consent of the author. (2010)
Leather-Stocking as Myth and Symbol. The Pioneers as a link to Henry Nash Smith's Virgin Land. [American Studies at the University of Virginia]
- Literature 4232 American Renaissance. 2008.
- Literature 5535 American Romanticism, 2008
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