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: This book was written in 1974. In order to completely understand the book and its characters, it is important to understand the world in the early 1970s..
1) Divide the class into 3 groups.
(1) Have one group research, using the library or web sites, the status of technology in 1974. What calculators and computers had been invented at that time? What types of technology did people use regularly in their homes...
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