Lesson Plans
English 2 4th Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/21/2011 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
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Monday:
Persuasion--review persuasion hierarchy for persuasion essay: evaluate arguments, evaluate evidence/support

Article of the week--"Struggling Boys": pre-reading, questions; due Thursday

Writing--clarity: specificity, ex. 1; connotation/denotation: appropriate connotation, ex. 2; no cliche, ex. 4; conciseness: no redundancy: ex. 7

Tuesday:
Writing--clarity: review exercises; wordiness: empty expressions, ex. 8; reduction, ex. 9

Persuasion--draft essay

"A Midsummer Night's Dream"--finish act 1, scene 1; building metaphor, relationships graphic, new plot at end: Helena/Demetrius; line assignments:

Independent Reading

Wednesday:
Writing--clarity: review exercises

"A Midsummer Night's Dream"--"Set your heart at rest" memorization intro; a fourth plot: act 2, scene 1 to 194; Shakespeare's poetry: terms, forms, ex.; line assignments:

Persuasion--draft essay/peer review

Writing--clarity: sentence variety, ex. 11

Thursday:
Independent Reading

"A Midsummer Night's Dream"--"Set your hear at rest" memorization ex.; Shakespeare's poetry: forms practice; finish act 2, scene 1: Oberon's plan; line assignments:

Article of the week--"Struggling Boys": review; "": pre-reading, questions; due Wednesday

Writing--clarity: review exercise

Friday:
Persuasion--revise essay

"A Midsummer Night's Dream"--"Set your heart at rest" memorization ex.; Shakespeare's poetry: practice forms; act 2, scene 2; questions; line assignments


 
 
 
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