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: Act 1, Part 1 Next to Normal, winner of several Tony Awards as well as the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, is the story of a family traumatized by death and struggling with issues related to the mental illness of one of its members. The rock musical's book and lyrics are by Brian Yorkey and the music was written by Tom Kitt. In this lesson, students are introduced to the...
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