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: Diamond's work is in part a reaction to alternative theories of development. Understanding other theories of development can help students place a greater context around Diamond's work and the arguments that he is making. The objective of this lesson is to introduce students to theories of development.
1) Homework: Have students write a paper detailing a theory of development that is different from Diamond's approach to the unequal...
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