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 The story opens on the setting of a broken town in the Great Plains. Once the town was prosperous and industrious. The now-abandoned factories used to create things like car parts and refrigerators. Most of the people still living in the town have moved onto jobs in fast food restaurants or are unemployed. The objective of this lesson is to analyze how the culture and society...
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