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: Monday The author introduces Casey Singleton and chooses for the reader's first impression of her to be that of a single mom. This lesson will discuss Casey and how she is introduced.
1) 1) Individual Work: Have each student make a list of what he or she learned about Casey in this section. Come together as a class and develop one final list describing Casey.
2) Class Discussion: Why do...
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