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 1 In Chapter 1, Mama announces that she's going to play bridge with friends and Papa announces that he's going to play poker. The objective of this lesson is to look at the need for friendship.
1) 1) Class Discussion: Ask students to decide if Mama and Papa only want to go play cards with friends or if they need that time. Encourage students to consider the lives of both...
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