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: Chapter 1 - The Town-Ho's Story Melville chooses an unusual structure for this story, relating it in the first person, as told to a group of listeners from another country. Today's objective is to analyze this structure to determine its advantages for the author.
1) 1. Group Discussion: What advantage does the writer receive from the fact that the listeners to this story are Peruvian and unfamiliar with terms such...
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