Lesson Plans
American Literature 4th Q 03.04 Lesson Plans
Week: 05/10/2004 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Review "Rappaccini's Daughter"; read the omitted Prologue; consider the Transcendentalist attack on the scientific method; read secondary literature piece on adapting "Rappaccini's Daughter" to film (Film Versions of Hawthorne's "Rappaccini's Daughter"); list the specific problems the author finds in the films; select a specific "problem" aspect of the story and suggest possible solutions.
Hawthorne' biography; read p. 183. Do Galenet/InfoTrak search for Hawthorne biography material; do timeline.
Read "Dr. Heiddeger's Experiment", questions.
Review "Dr. Heidegger's Experiment"; consider short story elements in comparison with Irving; read "Young Goodman Brown", questions.
Review "Young Goodman Brown"; Intro to Poe, Poe's estethic; hear "Tell-Tale Heart", consider the short story elements.
Read "Cask of Amontillado", questions.
Review "Cask of Amontillado"; read secondary literature one, response; read secondary literature two, response.