Tag: grade

This collection of articles examines the question of what grade level is appropriate for the reading and study of the classic novel “Lord of the Flies” by William Golding. The articles explore different perspectives on the matter, including arguments for and against teaching the book to middle school students, discussions on how to approach sensitive topics in the novel such as violence and sexuality, and considerations for how to make the material accessible and engaging for students at different grade levels. Ultimately, this collection aims to provide a comprehensive overview of the debate surrounding “Lord of the Flies” as a literary work taught in schools.