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: Prologue and Chapters 1, 2, and 3: This lesson will introduce the students to the concept of literary genres and have the students place this book into the genre of popular history narratives, which are scholarly books about history intended for more than a purely academic audience.
1) 1) Individual Assignment: Have students write down what kinds of books they know, and then to circle the types of books (genres) that might...
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