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, and 3 Students may be unfamiliar with the specifics of this novel's genre. The objective for this lesson is for students to explore the genre of a "hard-boiled" crime novel.
1) 1) Class definitions: Explain what the word "genre" means. The dictionary states that "genre" is a category of literature. It can also be different kinds of art. Introduce the genre that best describes this novel: a hard-boiled crime...
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