Lesson Plans
English 2 1st Q 11.12 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/19/2011 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Satire--review quiz

Mark Twain--Ken Burns's bio video

Independent Reading

Mark Twain--Ken Burn's bio video to Huck Finn section

Huck Finn--the controversy: read Moore's "Send Huck Finn to College" what's racism, the n-word's definitions

Huck Finn--read and discuss "Incident"; discussion questions; read "Black Writers" and readers' comments (computer room), collect arguments; read point/counterpoint; collect arguments; read "The N-Word: It Just Slips"--what's the nature of her struggle/confusion

Independent Reading

Huck Finn--slave narratives; Jim Crow; desegregation; read "If We Must Die"

Mark Twain--Ken Burns's bio video

Mark Twain--Ken Burns's bio video

Huck Finn--pre-load vocab, list, use the words in sentence blanks; read chapters 1-3; compare/contrast religions/superstitions: Aunt Polly, Huck, Jim