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: As the story opens, Matty and Seer are cooking a meal together. The objective of this lesson is to make students aware of methods of developing characters.
1) 1. For class discussion: Ask students what they know about Matty and Seer after reading the opening chapter of the book. Help students realize that the author uses the cooking as a means of introducing the characters rather than simply presenting...
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