Lesson Plans
College Prep Writing 1st Q 05.06 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/12/2005 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
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Monday:
Quiz on Apostrophe.

Review figurative language--metaphor, simile, personification; collect assignments from Thursday.

Review readings from Friday--The Promise, A Fateful Day.

Hear "Anger" examples. Write "Hope".

Read Summer Rituals (handout), questions: Understanding Details--3, Analyzing Meaning--3.

Turn in Issue Logs.

Tuesday:
Review apostrophe quiz.

Review reading from Monday.

Hear "Hope" examples.

Review good writing qualities; write a ritual prewriting: 10 ideas (listing), select one idea (select a prewriting strategy to develop it).

Find book in which issue appears--do interlibrary loan; find article an issue; update citation database.

Wednesday:
Avoiding the passive--the verb tenses, ex. on identifying verb tense, ex. on identifying passive constructions, ex. on changing passive to active.

Draft ritual.
Thursday:
Avoiding the passive--ex. on identifying verb tense, ex. on identifying passive constructions, ex. on changing passive to active.

Read August 2026: There Will Come Soft Rains; list powerful sensory detail list metaphor, simile, personification.

Draft ritual.

Friday:
Avoiding the passive--ex. on identifying verb tense, ex. on identifying passive constructions, ex. on changing passive to active.

Review reading from Thursday.

Draft ritual.

 
 
 
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