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: Olivia views herself as too tall and unattractive to be happily married. The objective of this lesson is to gain a better understanding of the main character's opinion of herself.
1) 1) Initiate a class discussion on Olivia's perception of herself. How does this mirror the perception many young women have of themselves? Suggest reasons for this.
2) Break the class into groups of two or three and have them...
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