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: The writing style is the way the author chooses to express a story. Writing styles vary in sentence structure, point of view, formality, informality, and other elements. Each element can contribute to the effectiveness of the author's chosen style for the story. In chapter 1, the author begins Jasmine's story using a first person point of view. The objective of this lesson is to learn about writing style...
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