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: Merlin Stone's book seems to be based on the idea of the past tugging at the future's concerns. Today's objective is to talk about the value of history for the present day.
1) 1. Have each student share with the class one event from history they feel has influenced them in today's world.
2. In smaller groups, have students discuss whether they think history is important to learn. Why or...
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