Lesson Plans
English 2 1st Q 11.12 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/29/2011 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
NWEA Testing--morning

Baseball logic problem

Parts of speech/Inference--Jabberwocky, questions; video--"It's Hot"

Independent Reading

Irony--review "The Ransom of Red Chief", questions; inferential comprehension; Hemmingway: "Old Man and the Sea", "A Farewell to Arms", "For Whom the Bell Tolls" read "On the Quai "; what irony is present; create ironic scenarios: one of each type in groups of two; what's the purpose of the irony? defense strategies;

Spell/vocab ("Lamb to the Slaughter")--use words in original stories

Irony--read "The Lottery", identify the irony; the statement made: theme in literature; cartoons: three examples

Spell/vocab ("Lamb to the Slaughter")--type stories; review "not alloweds"

Independent Reading

Irony--review "The Lottery": the irony; quiz on irony definitions, locating irony in a story/passage

Satire--read Swift, "A Modest Proposal", Swift's intentions; the milieu

Spell/vocab ("Lamb to the Slaughter")--revise original stories; quiz

Satire--review "A Modest Proposal"; read "Why I Want a Wife": why/how satirical; the irony