Lesson Plans
American Literature 4th Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 04/27/2015 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
The Minister's Black Veil: A Parable--review character development, questions on quiz

Poe bio video

The Raven and The Raven video: <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zuGZ_wp_i9w>

The Tell-Tale Heart--read

The Tell-Tale Heart--video interpretation from Vincent Price: <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2LNjgv5p3Ek>, <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TM-tAb-bM-s>; review questions, questions on literary elements present, questions on sensory details; read Pritchard's essay on The Tell-Tale Heart

The Tell-Tale Heart--review the problems handout, review Pritchard's essay and the egocentrism upon which she believes the story rests

Poe--read The Cask of Amontillado; questions

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Find a Poe story, print it, summarize: what happens, who's telling it, what's the point of view, what's the climax

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Poe's definition of a short story--single unified effect, short, starts immediately, few (if more than one) plots

For Poe's stories selected Thursday, how does it satisfy each of Poe's requirements? add the answer to the summary from Thursday

Short story development--how do the sets of stories (Irving/Hawthorne/Poe) differ in terms of character development? character characteristics--moral, physical, emotional, intellectual, spiritual, social