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: Prefaces In Rights of Man, Thomas Paine defended the French Revolution against the criticism it was receiving at the time, mainly from Edmund Burke. This lesson is about how the backgrounds of both Paine and Burke set the stage for their disagreements over the Revolution and government in general.
1) 1) Class Discussion: Where was Thomas Paine originally from? What inspired him to move to America and support the...
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