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: Chapters 1-2 "The House of Dies Drear" was written by popular children's author, Virginia Hamilton and was published in 1969. Hamilton won many prestigious awards for this and other books. When reading a book, it is important to understand the background of the author and why she may have decided to write "The House of Dies Drear." The objective of this lesson is to examine the background of...
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