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 exposition is a very effective literary technique and plot element that introduces information into the story. It sounds simple enough, but when used correctly it can be one of the most effective ways of engaging the reader. In Flashman at the Charge, exposition is used in its traditional sense--as a way of introducing the setting, characterization, and main conflicts of the novel. Today's lesson will focus...
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