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: Students will consider the characterization of Ethan Frome in Chapter 1.
1) 1) As a whole group, students will brainstorm a list of Ethan's characteristics revealed in Chapter 1. Reviewing the list, students will discuss the methods of characterization the author uses to create the character of Ethan Frome, using specific examples to support their ideas.
2) In small groups, students will identify any form of characterization, such as dialogue, description, action...
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