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 aim of this lesson is to examine the representation of all the famous characters in the prologue.
1) 1. Divide the students into three groups; Frank Sinatra, J. Edgar Hoover and Jackie Gleason. Using the information in the prologue, write a song to express what Sinatra felt about the event, the Gleason a comedy act and the Hoover's a memo to the President.
2. Divide the students into the...
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