Lesson Plans
English 2 2nd Q 09.10 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/16/2009 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Present sonnet posters

Spell/vocab--story blanks/questions

"Julius Caesar"--line toss: act 1, scene 2, lines 135-160; read act 1, scene 1 to act 1, scene 2 ln 24; literary analysis: exposition (intro to conflict), conflict

Poetry elements--rhythms exercise: identification, generation; assonance, alliteration, consonannce

Article of the Week: WWII Vets--due; new article

Independent Reading

"Julius Caesar"--finish act 1, scene 2; making judgements: judging Cassius; judging Caesar; Inference: what Cassius implies

Poetry elements--iamb, trochee, anapest, dactyl, assonance, consonance, alliteration, spondee, figurative language: metaphor, simile, personification, symbol

Spell/vocab--use words in an original story

Poetry elements--find poetic elements in the play

"Julius Caesar"--the pros and cons of dictatorship, republic; portentous events as the conspiracy forms; finish act 1

Independent Reading

Spell/vocab--revise original story

Poetry elements--quiz

"Julius Caesar"--read to act 2, scene 1, line 69; questions

No class--musical