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: One the of major themes of this section is violence. The author thinks that people partake in violence for two reasons: boredom and too many factions fighting against one another. He uses the story to explain how violence erupts because of these two reasons throughout the story.
1) 1. Bring in a recent newspaper article that describes a very violent situation. Then:
-Summarize the article.
-State whether or not...
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