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: Socrates is the story's main character. He is an ex-convict living in a rundown house in Watts, Los Angeles. The aim of this lesson is to examine Socrates' character.
1) 1. Divide the students into pairs or groups of three. Ask them to use magazine pictures to make a picture story of Socrates' life.
2. Ask the students to write 500 words on what they think Socrates' life would have been...
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