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        9 Star Hotel: Borders Around the World

        This lesson plan is designed to be used with the film, 9 Star Hotel, which shows the daily struggles of Palestinian men who have illegally crossed the border to work in construction in Israel. Classrooms can use this lesson to examine and compare borders around the world and their related issues. Note: This film is in Arabic with English subtitles.

        http://www.pbs.org/pov/9starhotel/lesson_plan.php

        9 Star Hotel: Crossing the Border (Clip 1 of 3)

        In this clip, Palestinian workers cross a busy highway in order to gain illegal entrance into Israel to do construction work.

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        9 Star Hotel: Life at the Camp (Clip 2 of 3)

        In this clip, Palestinian workers live in makeshift huts on the hillsides above the Israeli city of Modi'in.

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        9 Star Hotel: The Men Discuss Their Lives (Clip 3 of 3)

        In this clip, Palestinian workers discuss their lives and the building of the security barrier between Israel and the Palestinian territories.

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