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: Rather than describe a setting and principle characters before describing action, the author immediately begins with action. The objective of this lesson is to examine the opening of the novel "Paradise".
1) 1) Class Discussion: How does the beginning of the novel, which jumps right into the action and then later backtracks to give details about the characters and setting, affect the interest and commitment of a typical reader...
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