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: Out of Slave's Ransom to Washboard Wizard Poetry was chosen as an interesting vehicle to display this man's life story. The objective of this lesson is to discuss why poetry was so powerful to this author and why she was so drawn to telling this story in this way.
1) 1) Personal Response to Text: Assign each student a different poem from this book. Have them read their poem...
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