Everything you need to understand or teach Independence Day by Richard Ford.
Independence Day takes place in the fictional town of Haddam, New Jersey, as well as in upstate New York and Connecticut during the year 1988. The main character, Frank Bascombe, is a middle-aged divorced realtor. The novel occurs over Fourth of July weekend and Frank struggles to sell a house to the Markhams before embarking on a weekend getaway.
He visits his girlfriend on the Jersey Shore first, and then heads...
Independence Day Lesson Plans contain 127 pages of teaching material, including: