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: "One True Thing" opens with a prologue which provides a tease to what will happen later in the book. The objective of this lesson is to examine the purpose of a prologue.
1) 1. For class discussion: Ask students to identify the word "prologue." Then ask students to identify the purpose of a prologue. Ask if this prologue is typical and if the prologue could fulfill other functions.
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