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: Franz Kafka: As an introduction to the study of "A Hunger Artist," today's class will examine the short story's author, Franz Kafka. Kafka (1883-1924) was from a Jewish family in Prague, held a law degree, and published several short stories until his death at the early age of 40. Kafka died in relative obscurity, however, and it was not until almost 40 years following his death that he came...
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