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: Author's Note - Coming to America Of Beetles and Angels: A Boy's Remarkable Journey from a Refugee Camp to Harvard is an autobiography by Mawi Asgedom relating his story as a refugee who came to America when he was young. Through hard work and his father's influence, Mawi went on to become a Harvard graduate. In this lesson, students are introduced to the book, and they will...
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