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 Tain is a tale of a heroic Irish warrior and a less than heroic king and queen as they begin a journey to capture a great bull. In pages 1-20, "Before the Tain," the reader learns that a man has gathered all the poets of Ireland to collect and recall the entire story of The Tain. When none of the poets know it, he sends a...
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