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: In the first several chapters of ON KILLING, Grossman expounds on how inter-species combat is more complex than simply fight-so-flight. When two adversaries are on the same link of the food-chain, they can engage in increasingly refined combat. The objective of this lesson is to understand the four options open to soldiers in combat.
1) 1. For class discussion: As a class, review Grossman's explanation of the situations in...
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