Lesson Plans
English 2 3rd Q 08.09 Lesson Plans
Week: 02/02/2009 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Spell/vocab (Gilgamesh Prologue/Ch. 1)--type original stories

Gilgamesh--review chapter 2 questions (to middle of p. 76): what motivates Gilgamesh; finish chapter 1, questions; view Learn 360 Mesopotamia video

Figurative language--review: identify uses in examples; create original use

Independent reading

Using the body as verb/idiom--as in "Hank fingered the criminal."

Building vocabulary--context clues, chapter 1 red book

Spell/vocab (Gilgamesh Prologue/Ch. 1)--revise original stories; fill in story blank/crossword puzzle

Building vocabulary--context clues: read article, identify definitions of selected words

Figurative language--review

Independent reading

Spell/vocab (Gilgamesh Prologue/Ch. 1)--quiz

Figurative language--quiz

Building vocabulary--context clues: review article/definitions; identify definitions of selected words
Literal and inferential comprehension

Gilgamesh--read chapter 3, questions (identify question types: literal or inferential); spell/vocab list, use in story blanks

Review quizzes