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: Setting. The setting or location of any novel is often as important as the characters. This novel takes place in New Orleans in 2005. This lesson will look at the setting.
1) 1. Homework. Students will research New Orleans and its history and present day information.
2. Class discussion. Could this novel had been set anywhere? How does New Orleans make this a unique story? How does New Orleans differ from...
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