Lesson Plans
College Prep Writing 2nd Q 15.16 Lesson Plans
Week: 12/07/2015 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
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Monday:
Tenses/avoiding passive voice and progressive tense--review regular tenses, the progressives; identification and revising exercise, due Wednesday

Profile--drafting/research

Tuesday:
"Our Town"--review act 1: what's the nature of the stage, why; what's the nature of the main character, why; the concept of the suspension of disbelief; are we supposed to imagine the setting; Brecht's distancing effect, how it relates to "Our Town" in act 1, what its purpose is in "Our Town"; read act 2 for next Wednesday.: find the passage that summarizes a man's life

Profile--drafting/research

Wednesday:
Profile--drafting/research

Tenses/avoiding passive voice and progressive tense--review exercises from Monday; exercise identification and revision
Thursday:
Profile--three copies draft due end of the period; evaluation criteria: paragraph focus; wordiness/conciseness

Tenses/avoiding passive voice and progressive tense--review exercises from Wednesday

Friday:
Tenses/avoiding passive voice and progressive tense--quiz on progressive identification and revision

Profile--peer evaluation: 10-15 minute written each and 10-15 verbal in small groups

 
 
 
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