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: Prologue The students will be able to explain how the author achieves his purpose.
1) Possible Activities:
* Using the information Torey shares in the prologue, have the students identify how the author of this novel has been successful at laying the appropriate ground work for the reader to understand what is to come in the rest of the novel.
* Discuss how Torey's view of the children she teaches...
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