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: Chapters 1 through 6 "Tales of the City" is set in San Francisco during the 1970's. The setting is crucial to establishing realistic characters and interesting story lines. In this chapter, students will analyze the significance of the setting to the book.
1) 1) Pair Research: Using newspapers, books, magazines, and other media from the classroom and school library, students will research the social atmosphere of San Francisco during the 1970's...
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