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: In the first two chapters, the reader hears from two narrators, Jack and Ruby, about Ruby's death. Jack discusses the state of his life after Ruby has died, and Ruby narrates about preparing for her death. This lesson will focus on the theme of death.
1) 1. Class discussion: In Chapter 2, Ruby is filling the deep freezer with food so Jack will be taken care of for a little...
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