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: Over the next 30 days students will read Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001. This lesson's objective is to stimulate student interest in studying Steve Coll's book.
1) 1) Research: To promote interest and provide a foundation for the next 30 days, have class members research Steve Coll, author of Ghost Wars. Students are to examine what influenced his...
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