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: In Earth Abides, Isherwood does several things that help him to survive. He keeps himself busy, seeks out other people, and takes care of his needs. Oftentimes, the ideas and beliefs that a person holds can affect their chances of survival in a difficult situation. The objective of this lesson is to cause students to think about what characteristics Ish has that help him to survive when...
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