Lesson Plans
English 10 1st Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/09/2002 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
"Things a person can learn from a . . ."
Review plot event list/picture from "Through the Tunnel".
Review parts of speech.
Sentence elements--the subject/predicate/simple subject: defined, exercises in identification, p. 5-6. Do exercise 4, p. 6; bonus for amusing sentences.
"Things a person can learn from a . . ."
Re-write the opening paragraphs of "Leiningen Versus the Ants" to change the character Leiningen from absolutely self confident to something else.
Read "Leinigen Versus the Ants", summarize the strategies Leiningen uses to stop the ants. Bonus: draw a picture of the plantation; include compass directions.
Review subject; do exercise 12, p. 14.

Review Leiningen and the strategies he uses to defeat the ants.
Read "The Open Window"; do open book test. Write three paragraphs--one on the events of the rising tension phase, one on the event of the climactic moment, one on the denoument phase.
Quiz on subject identification.
Type three paragraphs.
Direct object identification practice. Exercise 2, p.64.
Direct object identification practice. Indirect object definition and identification.
Video: "Much Ado About Nothing".