Lesson Plans
College Composition 3rd Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/05/2015 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
No school--winter break

Intro to Eng 151--registration (http://www.smsu.edu/academics/collegenow/?id=5253), library access (http://www.smsu.edu/library/), the syllabus: rationale, assignments, the syllabus

The explaining a concept essay--read an example (Capital Punishment, Duncan): the scope, the definitions, the thesis, forecasting statements

Research intro--where information comes from: lessons one, two, four; be sure to do the quizzes and note the mistakes (http://camellia.shc.edu/literacy/tablesversion/lessons/lesson1/production.htm)


Explaining a concept essay--review the example: the scope, the definitions, the thesis, forecasting statements; the quality of the supporting information and data; read 127-131, thesis statements and forecasting statements 600-604 (top), defining 639-646, list defining strategies

Explaining a concept essay--review basic features, strategies for development, purpose and audience; discuss ex. 13.1 p. 601, discuss ex. 13.2 p. 602, discuss ex. 13.3 p. 603, discuss ex. 13.4 p. 604

Definition and extended definition--defining strategies, do ex. 16.3 p. 643, do ex. 16.4 p. 643, do ex. 16.5 (use the OED), do ex. 16.7