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: Foreshadowing is heavily used in Chapters 1-3 when David discusses the effects that Ruth and the summer of 1958 has on his life. The objective of this lesson is to learn the usage of foreshadowing in the story.
1) 1) Class Discussion: David admits in Chapter 1 that he has not been right since the summer of 1958. How does this fall into the category of foreshadowing? Why is foreshadowing used so...
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