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: Chapter One, "The Fledgling". In this chapter, Abegnale introduces his subject by describing one of his most intense experiences as a con man--posing as a pilot and being asked to fly a plane. Then he backtracks to discuss his parents' divorce when he is a teenager, his choice to live with his father, and his early experiences as a juvenile delinquent. This lesson discusses the writing technique...
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