Lesson Plans
English 2 2nd Q 08.09 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/10/2008 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Reading--independent reading

"A Midsummer Night's Dream"--read around act 1, scene 2; plot; unusual names; the irony of the players/mechanicals; malapropism; paradox

Sentence elements review

Sentence elements review

Reading: independent reading; finish questions on Boys' difficulty in school article

"A Midsummer Night's Dream"--getting a play ready: what does act 1, scene 2 accomplish--play id, passing out the roles, rehearsal schedule, a "bill of properties"; spell/vocab list, definitions, use words in sentence blanks; read act 1, scene 1 to line 20: what Hippolyta and Theseus want; three plots; assign parts for tomorrow

Sentence elements quiz

"A Midsummer Night's Dream"--spell/vocab questions; read act 1, scene 1, 20-129; graphically represent the group and their desires; assign parts for tomorrow

Book report typing

"A Midsummer Night's Dream"--spell/vocab: fill story blanks; read act 1, scene 1 to end of scene; antithesis; figurative language: metaphor/simile/personification/extended metaphor

Sentence elements/pronoun usage--review quiz

Book reports due

"A Midsummer Night's Dream"--spell/vocab use words in an original story; read act 1, scene 2

Sentence elements pronoun usage--sentence element review; nominative case pronouns; ex.