Lesson Plans
American Literature 4th Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/30/2015 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Calvinism/Puritanism--finish vocab ex., turn in; open book quiz on Taylor and Bradstreet

Romanticism--intro notes: the time period, the principles; video

Romanticism--review: revolt against the stoginess of the science and reason of the Enlightenment/Industrial Revolution, emphasizes individuality (as opposed to the "community" of Puritan theocracy) and intuition (as opposed to reason), finds wisdom in nature (not exclusive to the Bible); read Bryant bio piece, close read A Walk at Sunset, read A Walk, Inscription to the Entrance, The West Wind, Journey of Life: questions due Thursday

Work on Bryant's poetry/questions

Walker, Dina, Zuag Paj, Tyler, Kaylen Absent

Bryant--questions on questions; make a video interpretation of one of the poems: select one, list images, consider voices, read voice over, shoot

No school--spring break