Reflection: Adjustments to Practice Analyzing Characters, Setting, Plot, and Theme in the Exposition - Section 3: Group Discussion

 

This lesson turned out to be a lesson that works well for a substitute, but can easily be manipulated to allow students time to discuss, speak, and listen.  If a substitute is there, it's just a simple answer the question activity, which, is often what is needed. 

If you, the teacher, is there, however, you can use discussion groups such as jigsaws or fishbowls to facilitate student learning. And since discussion leads to greater student learning rather than students simply answering comprehension questions by themselves, this lesson can be successful whether you're there or not. 

  Groupwork, Discussion, and Learning
  Adjustments to Practice: Groupwork, Discussion, and Learning
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Analyzing Characters, Setting, Plot, and Theme in the Exposition

Unit 12: Novel Study: The Hunger Games
Lesson 5 of 21

Objective: Students will be able to analyze characters, plot, and setting by answering questions and citing evidence from the text.

Big Idea: Students use jigsaw groups to analyze the text.

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