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: The novel opens with David riding on a train and remembering moments from his childhood. The objective of this lesson is to analyze the use of flashback.
1) 1) Class discussion: Where is David heading? How does he feel about this train ride? What does the train ride remind him of? What happened the Christmas David received the toy trains? Why does David remember playing alone that Christmas? How...
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