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: Native Speaker opens with the protagonist, Henry, reflecting upon his relationship with his wife, Lelia. The two have shared a strange and difficult marriage since the death of their son, Mitt. Before Lelia left for her trip to Europe, she handed Henry a list that described his personality. One of the things listed was "spy," which is exactly what Henry does for a living. For the longest...
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