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: Act 1, Scene 1 introduces the play's main characters, Jo and Helen. The lesson should focus on their relationship at the beginning of the play, before Peter's entrance, and the atypical way they interact.
1) 1.) Choose two students to read Helen and Jo, and one student to read the stage directions. They should read up until Peter's entrance.
2.) Group or partner discussion: How is Helen and Jo's mother-daughter relationship unique...
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