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: Mount Vernon, 1908-1917 In the beginning of the book, E.B. White prefaces his letters with an autobiography, explaining his background and life from ages nine to eighteen. This lesson is about his family's history, and the lessons that White learned while growing up about life and love.
1) 1) Class Discussion: Where are White's parents originally from? What is significant about his grandfather's work and the recognition he...
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