» » A teacher's guide to the Signet Classic edition of Sinclair Lewis's Main Street

Download A teacher's guide to the Signet Classic edition of Sinclair Lewis's Main Street fb2

by Wendy Patrick Cope

Download A teacher's guide to the Signet Classic edition of Sinclair Lewis's Main Street fb2
Author: Wendy Patrick Cope
ISBN: 0451527429
Language: English
Publisher: Penguin Putnam (1999)
Rating: 4.4
Formats: docx lit lit azw
FB2 size: 1172 kb | EPUB size: 1810 kb | DJVU size: 1667 kb
Sub: Reference

By WENDY PATRICK COPE, . d.

By WENDY PATRICK COPE, . and JAMES R. COPE, E. Sinclair Lewis’s Main Street, published in 1920, was not expected to be a commercial success. Lewis felt it would sell 10,000 copies, and his publisher predicted a run of 20,000 would be adequate. In the first six months of 1921, it sold 180,000 copies. Questions may be used for whole-class discussion, for individual writing, or group activities. Historical Notes/Allusions can aid understanding of matters that are generally remote for today’s readers.

Distribute a guide about Lewis's Main Street that provides an overview as. .Wendy Patrick Cope received her . in English Education at the University of Georgia. This is her fourth teaching guide for Signet Classics.

Distribute a guide about Lewis's Main Street that provides an overview as well as questions, vocabulary, quotations for discussion, and activities for each chapter. An experienced high school English teacher, she currently serves as Adjunct Professor of English at Longwood College in Farmville, Virginia. Her latest production is a daughter, Haley Scout, born in March 1998.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Details (if other): Cancel. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

During-reading activities are included that will facilitate students reading the novel actively with comprehension. The post-reading activities are aimed at encouraging a deeper exploration of the content of the novel and making connections with other literary works.

ABOUT THIS TEACHER’S GUIDE This guide is organized with sections for each of three phases of teaching the novel: Before Reading the Novel, While Reading the Novel, and After Reading the Novel

ABOUT THIS TEACHER’S GUIDE This guide is organized with sections for each of three phases of teaching the novel: Before Reading the Novel, While Reading the Novel, and After Reading the Novel. Organized by chapters, this section provides summaries, historical notes, questions, vocabulary study, quotations, and assorted activ- ities.

E D I T O R S : UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA, EMERITUS and ARTHEA J. S. REED, P. UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA, RETIRED A Teacher’s Guide to the Signet.

This guide aims to assist teachers in planning to teach the novel in ways that will .

Following are some useful web sites: Jane Austen’s World. Introduce the concept of satire by making connections to satirical books and cultural forms with which the students are familiar-from Huck Finn to Saturday Night Live. Ask students to name examples of satire in their own culture.

Main Street (Signet Classics). ISBN 10: 0451526821 ISBN 13: 9780451526823. Publisher: Signet Classics, 1998.

FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Carol Milford is a young, liberated woman from Saint Paul, Minnesota, who marries a small-town doctor named Will Kennicott. Persuaded to move to Gopher Prairie.