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 I - The Pachuco and Other Extremes. The pachuco is one extreme upon which the Mexican can arrive, particularly the Mexican living in the United States. The pachuco struggles with his origin, and who he is; and Paz finds it a fitting place to begin his reflection on the Mexican mindset. This lesson plan examines the character of the pachuco, especially as a representative of Mexican...
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