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: Right from the beginning of the novel, the reader can sense tension between H and his mother. In Chapter 1, we see evidence of this when H demands that his mother remove his name that she had embroidered on his sweater. Later on in Chapter 2, H is embarrassed when his mother plays music in the streets with the Christian street preachers. We also observe the conflicting religious views...
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