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: Part 1, Chapter 1 In this lesson, students will learn the characteristics of the nonfiction genre and find the characteristics that are consistent with the book they will be reading.
1) 1) Individual in class writing - List as many nonfiction types or written material as you can think of - not necessarily books. What do the things on this list have in common? How do some of the things on...
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