Lesson Plans
English 10 4th Q 03.04 Lesson Plans
Week: 05/10/2004 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Midsummer: consider Bottom's speech at end of Act IV; see video to end of Act IV; read Act V, questions.
Pronoun usage--who/whom in questions.
Midsummer: review Act V; consider themes and development of the themes; see video of Act V; topics for mini essay.
Review essay elements/qualities/effective sentences/writing process: precise language (denotation/connotation, figurative language), no redundancy, no empty expression; essay elements (intro, body, conclusion), topic sentence/thesis statement, variety of sentence structure (simple, compound, complex, compound/complex), no run-ons/fragments; prewriting, drafting, revision, editing, publishing.
Pronoun usage--who/whom in clauses.
Pronoun usage--who/whom practice.
Draft mini essay on "A Midsummer Night's Dream".
Pronoun usage practice; eliptical clauses.
Intro to "Our Town"; purposes of theater; the epic theater--the distancing effect; read Act I, questions.
Pronoun usage practice; eliptical clauses.
Review "Our Town" Act I; the distancing effect/purposes; read Act II; the lessons.