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: In the first two chapters of this novel, a group of dissatisfied train workers is introduced. They are discussing the possibility of a strike, with some people unsure about the strike even on the morning they go on strike. The objective of this lesson is to compare and contrast the arguments for and against the strike.
1) 1) Class discussion: What industry do the workers work in? Who runs...
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