Lesson Plans
English 2 1st Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/27/2010 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Spell/vocab ("Our Town" act 1)--flashcards, questions, story blanks

"Our Town"--character (dynamic/static), archetype, suspension of disbelief, symbolism, plot, stereotype, cliche, theme; read to 34

Article of the Week (eee)--due Friday

Career Expo.--no class

Spell/vocab ("Our Town" act 1)--collect questions, review story blanks, draft stories

Oral reading practice--"The Cremation of Sam McGee", fill in story blanks

"Our Town"--a time capsule from today: music, literature, film/tv, issue

Independent Reading

Spell/vocab ("Our Town" act 1)--review story blanks; type story

Oral reading practice--"The Cremation of Sam MacGee" and "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere"; fill in story blanks

"Our Town"--the economics of scarcity; the value of life: Wilder's lesson; read through act 1, questions; videovideo; review questions; what suggests the lack uniqueness in life, the telescope effect

Spell/vocab ("Our Town" act 1)--revise story; review fill in the blanks; quiz Monday

"Our Town"--quiz on act 1; read act 2, questions

Article of the Week (eee)--due; new article: ""