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: Chapter 1: As the story begins, the Logan family is visiting friends and the main topic of conversation is TJ Avery's arrest for the murder of a white man. The boy claims that two white boys did the crime. Russell is introduced. He is wearing an Army uniform and the discussion turns to whether it is safe for him to wear it on the train back to Indiana...
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