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 One-Three The humor the author injects into his protagonist's voice is obvious as soon as the second page of the book is read. The ways in which the author utilizes humor to create the character, Elvis Cole, will be explored.
1) 1) Class Discussion: At what point in Chapter One does the reader realize that Elvis Cole is funny? How would his humor be categorized? How do the...
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