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: Frederick Buechner is the main character in the book. Learn about Buechner, his ideas and opinions on life and religion, and purpose for writing the book.
1) 1. Discuss the role of Frederick Buechner in the story. Who is Buechner? What is Buechner's job? What is Buechner's relationship with others? What is Buechner's role in his family? What are Buechner's credentials? Who might help Buechner with his memoir and...
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