Lesson Plans
English 2 1st Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/30/2010 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Irony--review "Lamb to the Slaughter" dramatic irony, spell/vocab, reading quiz; review definitions, "The Lottery" situational; read Amazon reviews, which is most humorous, where's the irony, how's it accomplished, how is it satire, understanding irony and satire as an inferential comprehension skill/tool

Spell/vocab ("Lamb to the Slaughter")--review questions, use words in story (no more than a page)

Spell/vocab ("Lamb to the Slaughter")--type stories: format; peer evaluation: sentence, fragments run-on

Independent Reading

Irony/theme--read "The Interlopers", content questions, what's the irony, how's it work; what's the story really about

Sentence, fragment, run-on--in groups continue story starter

Independent Reading

Spell/vocab ("Lamb to the Slaughter")--revise story, review handout

Irony/"The Interlopers"--reading quiz; discuss the irony; discuss the theme

Sentence, fragment, run on--review

Spell/vocab ("Lamb to the Slaughter")--quiz

Sentence, fragment, run on--quiz

Article of the week--due;

Irony--in "Romeo and Juliet": what doesn't Romeo know that we do, what should love lead to, what does honor sometimes lead to; what does Shakespeare suggest about fate; read "The Story of an Hour"