Lesson Plans
American Literature 1st Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/16/2002 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
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Monday:
From Puritanism to Transcendentalism with a stop in between: Romanticism. Read Bryant--"A Walk at Sunset", questions; read "Inscription for the Entrance to a Wood", "The West Wind", "The Journey of Life", questions.
Tuesday:
Review questions from the Bryant poems.
Read Longfellow--"A Psalm of Life", "The Children's Hour", questions.
Read Holmes--"The Chambered Nautilus"; list elements of Romanticism in the poem.
Wednesday:
A Ballad--a story form. Read Holmes--"The Ballad of the Oysterman". Find other ballads, summarize.
Thursday:
Read Whittier--"Snowbound", questions.
A big Romanticism quiz.
Friday:
Transcendentalism: Emerson--read "Self-Reliance", questions; discussion comparing Transcendentalism to Puritanism.
 
 
 
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