After at least 200 hours of work, the entirety of the Serial Podcast lesson plans are finished and published! All told, there are over 250 pages of lessons, CCSS standards addressed, vocabulary lists, printable worksheets, and lots and lots of time stamps (so you know where to find what you're looking for in the podcast).
Unit 1 (10 lessons on the first episode) is available here.
Unit 2 (Episodes 2-4) is available here.
Unit 3 (Episodes 5-7) is available here,
Unit 4 (Episodes 8-10) is available here.
And Unit 5 is available here!
Now I can hopefully concentrate on doing a little more reflective writing. There's a lot coming up this semester. I'm looking forward to meditations on standards-based learning, the influence of private businesses on curriculum, and the power of local communities. But first, I'm going to read for pleasure for a little bit...