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 Chapter 1, Joan writes that the ordinary nature of everything that preceded her husband's death made it difficult for her to truly believe it happened. The objective of this lesson is to discuss what the ordinary had to do with sudden death or disaster.
1) 1) Partner discussion: Divide the class into groups of 2-3. Why did Joan consider changing one of the lines at the beginning of the...
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