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: Before reading a story, it is important for the reader to have an understanding about what they are about to read. One way to do this is to use information from the cover art, title, and book jacket blurb to make predictions about the story. The objective of this lesson is to use this information to make predictions about "The Whipping Boy" before students begin reading the...
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