Lesson Plans
English 2 1st Q 11.12 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/22/2011 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Intro to class--standards, objectives, activities, grades, discipline; course description

Summer reading--assignments due

Computer lab (HS Wing Lab)--send/receive email

Independent Reading--get book after emailing

Reading comprehension--interpretation: assembling data and classifying; humor: exaggeration/hyperbole, understatement, pratfall, irony, satire, parody/farce; irony: three types: situational, verbal, dramatic; front-load vocab, the setting; the title; read "Lamb to the Slaughter"; questions: literal and inferential reading definitions, irony

Writing rules--checklist handout: no because, no demonstratives, no demonstratives as adjectives, no thing, no you, no it unless connected; examples; exercises; revise question responses

Reading comprehension--review "Lamb to the Slaughter"; irony; read Antony's speech listing vocab, summarizing, paraphrasing, quoting; questions: identify as literal or inferential, irony

Independent Reading

Reading comprehension--review Antony's speech; irony; front-load vocabulary, O'Henry, read "The Ransom of Red Chief", questions: identify as literal or inferential, irony

Reading comprehension--review "The Ransom of Red Chief", irony; front-load vocab, Hemmingway, read "On the Quai at Smyrna"; multiple choice questions

Essay of literary analysis--elements: assertion/evidence, topic sentence/thesis statement, intro/body/conclusion, support strategies: summary, definition

Monday--NWEA testing