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: "Why I like Country Music" The students will be able to explain how the author achieves his purpose.
1) Possible Activities:
* Using "Why I Like Country Music," have the students identify how the author of this novel has been successful at portraying radically different worldviews.
* Discuss why you think Gloria would be so anti Southern, including country music. Ask the students to pair and discuss what the author's...
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