Lesson Plans
American Literature 1st Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/23/2002 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Transcendentalism: Emerson--read the essays on Unitarianism and Transcendentalism, p.p. 152-153, and Reform, p. 154; read the essay on Transcendentalism, p. 158; read "Self-Reliance", questions 1, 2a, 3, 5; handout/discussion comparing Transcendentalism to Puritanism.
Begin big comparison project: Puritanism, Romanticism, Transcendentalism.
Transcendentalism: Emerson--read The American Scholar, questions 1, 2; read Brahma, question 1.
Transcendentalism: Thoreau--read Walden and Civil Disobedience, question 1, p. 170; question 1, p. 174.
Transcendentalism: Wright, questions 1, 2, p. 119.
Comparison project due.
Intolorance: The Dark Side of Puritanism.
See video--Witchcraft at Salem.
Read Mather--The Trial of Martha Carrier; read Franklin--A Witch Trial at Mount Holly.
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