Lesson Plans
English 2 3rd Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/24/2011 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Computer Lab

Spell/vocab: "Lamb to the Slaughter"--revise original stories; review questions

Irony--revise essay

Satire--luxury watches: read several reviews, analyze the attack and the method of the attack: what's the author attack, how, email response including the review

Independent Reading

Spell/vocab: "Lamb to the Slaughter"--quiz

Satire--review "A Witch Trial at Mt. Holly", questions; view watch review satire examples; read The Onion's "American Airline", analyze the satire: what's being attacked, what strategies produce the satire

Irony/satire--review "American Airline" exercise; read "Harrison Bergeron", satire analysis, spell/vocab list, fill sentence blanks handout/fill story blanks, questions

Spell/vocab: "Lamb to the Slaughter"--review quiz

Independent Reading

Irony/Satire--review "Harrison Bergeron", essay on satire: select one ("Harrison," "Trial," "Modest") and analyze the essay for its satire: what the author attacks and how the author attacks

Social criticism--intro., examples, authors; persuasion essay: read zzz, analyze for author's intention and author's strategies

Spell/vocab ("Harrison Bergeron")--use words in original story

Computer lab

Irony/Satire--draft essay; quiz

Spell/vocab ("Harrison Bergeron")--type original stories

Social criticism--persuasion essay: read yyyy, analyze for author's intention and author's strategies, fact vs opinion--find an issue that interests you, resources on line