Lesson Plans
English 2 2nd Q 09.10 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/04/2010 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Article of the Week: "Body Scan" --what exactly does the author want? what arguments does the author offer to convince the reader? which arguments are the best? due Friday

Irony--three types: situational, verbal, dramatic; read "The Ransom of Red Chief"; write an essay that details the irony in the story; what does the irony accomplish?

Independent Reading

Spell/vocab: JC 3--questions

Irony--review reading; list examples of irony

"Julius Caesar"--the two speeches: what does each speaker want? what are the persuasion strategies in each

Irony--draft essay

Spell/vocab: JC 3--review questions

Independent Reading

Spell/vocab: JC 3--quiz

"Julius Caesar"--finish act 3, questions; review play; video through act 3

Article of the Week: "Body Scan" --due; discuss questions; what if we wanted to know more about the bomber, what would we want to know? new article:

"Julius Caesar"--quiz on first three acts; read act 4, scene 3, line 122, questions; spell/vocab: list, definitions, flash cards, sentence blanks