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: Chapter 1 The Aeneid is an epic poem, or a long narrative poem, that tells the adventures of a hero who has a great effect on his or her people or country. Two important features of the beginning of an epic poem are the statement the author makes about the subject matter of the poem will be and an invocation to the Muse to help the author write...
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