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: "Dagon" Dagon and Other Macabre Tales is a collection of short stories by American horror, fantasy, and science fiction author H.P. Lovecraft, known for the sub-genre of "weird fiction." Lovecraft's guiding literary principle of "cosmicism" or "cosmic horror", the idea that life is incomprehensible to human minds and that the universe is fundamentally alien, is a thematic through line which connects each of the stories. In...
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