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 1-15 "Life on the Mississippi" is a memoir published in 1876 under the name "Old Times on the Mississippi." In 1883, the book was published in both the United States and Great Britain. In this memoir, Twain recounts his childhood, tells stories of life on a steamboat in Mississippi, and describes the changes in cities and towns along the river. The objective of this lesson is to discuss...
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