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: The tone of the first chapter of the novel provides a strong contrast to the events and tone of later chapters in the novel. This lesson will focus on examining the initial events of the novel to determine its tone.
1) 1) Review the literary device of tone focusing on how author's develop tone (if necessary).
2) Divide students into small groups. Ask each group to create a visual representation...
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