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: Chapters 1-2 "Kissing Doorknobs" is a young adult novel by writer and documentary filmmaker Terry Spencer Hesser. Published in 1998, it was Hesser's first novel. "Kissing Doorknobs" won an American Library Association award and has been translated into four languages. The novel relates the story of Tara Sullivan, a young girl struggling with obsessive-compulsive disorder. In this lesson, students are introduced to the book and will research and...
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