Morality in The Scarlet Letter

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A 4 page research paper/essay that offers suggestions for how a teacher can interpret and instruct middle school students on the thematic message of Nathaniel Hawthorne's masterpiece The Scarlet Letter, which is a complex psychological novel that offers interpretation on many levels. In presenting this novel to middle school students, it is important to aid students in understanding the moral messages that Hawthorne intends for his readers to understand, which not only address the sin of adultery, but also of patriarchal hypocrisy. Bibliography lists 2 sources.