Everything you need to understand or teach The Dark Is Rising by Susan Cooper.
Will Stanton discovers that he is an Old One, destined to protect the world against the Dark. Will must find and join six great Signs as a powerful tool in the eternal battle between good and evil.
On Midwinter's Eve, Will gets the first of the Signs as an early birthday present. Will wakes on his birthday in another time. He meets the Rider, his enemy, as well as the white mare, an almost magical...
The Dark Is Rising Lesson Plans contain 141 pages of teaching material, including: