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 1, "Little Tree" The reader is not told Little Tree's original name but as soon as it is decided that he will live with Granma and Granpa, he is named "Little Tree". The objective of this lesson is to establish the importance of names in different cultures.
1) 1. Begin with a brief discussion about the significance of names. Ask students to share the meanings and origins of their...
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