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: The setting is a ghetto-like neighborhood in Paris in the early twentieth century. The inhabitants are students, rag pickers, prostitutes, bricklayers, and stonemasons. The aim of this lesson is to examine Paris ghetto life in the 1920's.
1) 1) Class discussion. What tone does Orwell set in the opening chapter? What does Orwell suggest the living conditions are like? How does Orwell suggest people relate to each other in...
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