Lesson Plans
American Literature 4th Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 04/20/2015 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
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Monday:
Romanticism/Puritanism/Calvinism--quiz; view videos

Short story progression--Washington Irving: bio <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pa_g9KZI1QE>; intro/Devil and Tom intro powerpoint, read 256; read The Devil and Tom Walker (258-268), questions

Tuesday:
The Devil and Tom Walker--review the story--setting, character (superficial), plot, theme; review the vocab activity, points of view and characterization, read 257; character traits as revealed by the (omniscient narrator's) details: ex. 11: for each find a character trait from the character traits sheet; the satire--attacking contemporary society for its . . . what: id values attacked in ex. 12; selection test due Wednesday

Nathaniel Hawthorne--bio video: <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nLtotbVIXuU>; intro to Dr. Heidigger's experiment: vocab, features to watch for--the past intruding on the present
Wednesday:
Short story progression--character development: lack of "roundness" to "well rounded" from Irving to Hawthorne to Poe

Dr. Heidigger's Experiment--exercises on handout


Thursday:
Dr. Heidigger's Experiment--finish handout

The Minister's Black Veil: A Parable--symbolism, levels of understanding: literal, symbolic/figurative; vocab activities, read


Friday:
The Minister's Black Veil: A Parable--review vocab activities; finish reading, do quizzes handout


 
 
 
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