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: Forward Bukowski's writing style can be difficult for readers as it requires some adjustment. Students will focus on Bukowski's tone and style in the foreword for this lesson in order to prepare them for the rest of the book.
1) 1. Writing assignment: Students will write a half-page journal as they skim the foreword, taking down notes about what they find different or unusual about the way in which...
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