Lesson Plans
American Literature 1st Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 10/28/2002 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Reivew spell/vocab words.
See video of "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow".
Review "Rappaccini's Daughte": relationship between Giovanni and Beatrice.
Spell/vocab quiz.
Review "Rappaccini's Daughter": Rappaccini's position in the science/natural world; a comparison with "Dr. Heidigger's Experiment".
"The Crucible" video.
Review spell/vocab quiz.
"The Crucible" video: the transformation of Hale.
Poe introduction/bio--the development of the short story esthetic. Read "The Cask of Amontillado; questions or graphic of setting.
Review "The Cask of Amontillado": elements of the short story/the short story esthetic; review irony, discuss irony in the story. Read "The Raven"; discuss structure; Read "Pit and the Pendulum": historical details, qualities of description.
"The Crucible" video: the transformation of Hale.
Review "The Pit and the Pendulum". Read "Tell-Tale Heart": discusspoint of view.
Review readings/concepts from class.