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: Jack and Jill is the third installment of author James Patterson's very popular Alex Cross novels. The series features a detective who, with his knowledge of psychology of the criminal mind, has the upper hand in breaking tough cases. Patterson has enjoyed writing success with this series and others, as well as stand alone novels, since the 1990s. Today, students will study the author -- learning about...
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