Lesson Plans
English 10 2nd Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/06/2003 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
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Monday:
Review PALBEG acronym.
Review fact/opinion worksheet.
Bias revisited: emotionally loaded language--defined with examples; read Passacantando; underline emotionally loaded language.
Continue discussion of evidence: background, then FIRES (facts, incidents, reasons, examples, stats) as it leads to the RET test, then documentation.
A model for reading: PALBEG.
Read "Nature Under Glass", HO, complete PALBEG worksheet (not logic); underline emotionally loaded language.
Tuesday:
Review "Nature Under Glass".
Logic--defined as it relates to RET; logical fallacies: Red Herring, Faulty Analogy, Ad Hominem, Begging the Questionl, Circular Reasoning; invent an arguement that uses each; find material in magazines that uses each.
Wednesday:
Logical fallacies: Past Belief, Quick Fix, Either/Or, Ad Populum, Contrary to Fact, False Authority, Appeal to Pity, Appeal to Ignorance; invent an arguement that uses each; find material in magazines that uses each.
Thursday:
Logical fallacies: Snob Appeal, Hasty Generalization, Bandwagon, Straw Man, Non Sequitur, Post Hoc, Oversimplification, Composition, Division, Two Wrongs; invent an arguement that uses each; find material in magazines that uses each.
Practice MCA reading test.
Friday:
PALBEG, FIRES, RET review.
Practice MCA reading test.
 
 
 
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