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: Chapter 1, Toil of Growing Up Oscar Wilde was the child of parents who advocated for the independence of Ireland. This lesson discusses Wilde's parents' political views and Wilde's career.
1) 1. Small group discussion. Ask students to work together in small groups to characterize Wilde's parents' political views. What are the events and conflicts that shaped the politics of the day? What did it mean to want Irish independence...
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