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: Michael Pollan introduces the idea of the omnivore's dilemma and begins to make sense of the idea for readers in this book. Today's objective is to discuss the idea of the omnivore's dilemma, and what the readers already think about this idea.
1) 1. Have each student define what an omnivore is.
2. In smaller groups, have students discuss whether they think a book can change the way that they...
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