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: Genre is a type of literary work. Often a book's genre is identified on the cover or binding. Other times, such as with "The Neon Rain," the back cover copy establishes the book as being from the mystery genre. Literary elements such as character, setting, plot, and tone can all contribute to creating a mystery. The objective of this lesson is to learn about the mystery genre...
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