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: The first three chapters of the novel chronicle Marina, Aqua, and Demon's relationship. The objective of this lesson is to examine that relationship and its role as a prelude to the main story of the novel.
1) 1) As a class, discuss why Nabokov begins the novel with a history of the main characters' families prior to their birth. Why is it important? How might the relationships here relate...
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