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: In "Pat Hobby's Christmas Wish," Pat finds out a secret and tries to blackmail Gooddorf in order to get a better job. This lesson will focus on Pat and his attempt at blackmail.
1) 1) Class Discussion: How does Pat attempt blackmail? Why would he go to such extremes? How does the attempt end?
2) Individual Activity: Create a Venn diagram, listing the reasons why Pat may have been justified...
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