This section contains 30 daily lessons. Each one has a specific objective and offers at least three (often more) ways to teach that objective. Lessons include classroom discussions, group and partner activities, in-class handouts, individual writing assignments, at least one homework assignment, class participation exercises and other ways to teach students about the text in a classroom setting. Use some or all of the suggestions provided to work with your students in the classroom and help them understand the text.
Objective: Chapters 1 through 8 "A Deepness in the Sky" is science fiction novel by Vernor Vinge which was published in 1999. The story acts as a prequel to Vinge's 1992 novel, "A Fire Upon the Deep", although only one character, Pham Nuwen, appears in both narratives. "A Deepness in the Sky" won the 2000 Hugo Award for Best Novel. In this lesson, students are introduced to the book and will research and...
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