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: Nutbush Tina Turner was born in Nutbush, Tennessee, in 1939. The objective of this lesson is to explore Nutbush and Western Tennessee.
1) Lead the class in a discussion about Nutbush, Tennessee. Begin with defining the town's geographical location. Ask the students about any current perceptions they have about the city. How have these changed from their perceptions prior to reading the book? How would the students characterize...
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