Lesson Plans
College Prep Writing 4th Q 04.05 Lesson Plans
Week: 05/09/2005 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Review quiz on avoiding the progressive tenses.

Draft Definition Essays--draft for peer evaluation due at the end of the period.
Avoiding the passive voice--review tenses, see examples, handout exercise.

Revise Definition Essays--two drafts due to Hannan at the end of the period.
Avoiding the passive voice--handout exercise.

Read Guidelines for the Definition Essay, p.p. 121, 122; which one is the most important/challenging? Revise Definition Essay.
Avoiding the passive voice--handout exercise.

Revise Definition Essay. Write a reaction paper to the Definition essay: what's good/not good, what's learned, what were the goals of the work, why was what was done in the writing done, what would you do differently; single page in scope.
Quiz on avoiding the passive voice--identify tenses, change passive voice sentences to active voice sentences.