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: In chapter 1, Laura's death is officially proclaimed an accident, while Iris seems to think it was a suicide. Despite this, Iris tells the police that she is sure that it was an accident. Iris also seems very preoccupied with how others will react to the death rather than the death itself, worrying about wearing the appropriate outfit and alerting Richard so that he can prepare a statement...
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