Lesson Plans
College Prep Writing 2nd Q 09.10 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/09/2009 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
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Monday:
No school--faculty inservice



Tuesday:
Intro to class--objectives: papers, grammar, mechanics; rules; grades/expectations; Article of the Week

The Essay--a nice definition by Aldous Huxley: the three "poles"--personal/autobiographical, objective/particular, abstract/universal; summarize the three poles powerpoint; read Cosby's "The Baffling Question" and Twain's "The Danger of Lying in Bed" and King's "Why We Crave Horror Movies"; list support for deciding which of the "poles" the two essays fall into

Article of the Week: WWII Vets--due Friday

Independent Reading

Wednesday:
The Essay--a nice definition by Aldous Huxley: the three "poles"--personal/autobiographical, objective/particular, abstract/universal; summarize the three poles powerpoint; read Cosby's "The Baffling Question" and Twain's "The Danger of Lying in Bed" and King's "Why We Crave Horror Movies"; list support for deciding which of the "poles" the two essays fall into; discuss

The apostrophe--definitions, examples, exercises

Thursday:
Independent Reading

The Personal Essay--definitions, examples: Dideon, Dillard--questions


Friday:
Article of the Week: WWII Vets: due

The Personal Essay--definitions, examples: Woolf--questions; which of Huxley's poles/flavors do Dideon, Dillard, Woolf fall into?

The apostrophe--exercises

 
 
 
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