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: Nora Ephron is known as a writer of novels, screenplays, plays, and is a critically acclaimed director. She is an accomplished person and one that has contributed to the art and film. Today's lesson is on biography.
1) 1) Begin the class with a short biography of Nora Ephron. Introduce the author to class through her accomplishments including her novels, screenplays, plays, and the films she's directed.
2) Break the...
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