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: In Introduction, Turn Signal, Ruthie is abused by a man she has known for three weeks. This lesson will discuss Ruthie's story and how it serves as an introduction to this book.
1) Class Discussion: What is Ruthie's story?
Small Group Activity: What is the purpose of Ruthie's story? How might it prepare the reader for the rest of the book?
Class Discussion: Discuss the purpose of Ruthie's...
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