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: Terry Eagleton's book is now famous for introducing larger public to literary theory. The purpose of Lesson #1 is to examine Eagleton's views on the relevance literary theory has for readers within and outside academia.
1) 1) Class Discussion: What argument does Eagleton make about the relevance of literary theory for those who are outside of academia and may not be familiar with the subject? Why do you think he...
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