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: Jamison takes the reader from her earliest years of innocence and sunshine to the increasingly darker world of psychosis in her last year at high school in California. The aim of this lesson is to examine Jamison's childhood.
1) 1) Class discussion. How do the students think Jamison' s childhood affected her later life? Do they think Jamison was trying to rediscover the years when she states she was...
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