Lesson Plans
English 2 Block 5 and 6 1st Q 15.16 Lesson Plans
Week: 10/19/2015 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
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Monday:
Irony--review quiz from Wed.

Satire--brief bio of Swift/Ireland 1729; vocab intro, fill in blanks worksheet; read "A Modest Proposal"; discuss the proposal; define satire: humorous attack on celebrity, policy, idea, system of belief, institution using verbal irony, hyperbole, parody, caricature; see "coin slot" and "pampers" parodies; do questions on Modest


Tuesday:
Satire--review definition, add the importance of context; see op-ed cartoon examples; find and explain two from newspapers: who is being attacked using what strategies, what context is needed to understand; intro to "The Onion"; read "American Airlines", questions

Wednesday:
Persuasion--prose pounding, revision

Satire--review "American Airlines"; brief bio of Franklin (1706-1790)/1730; read "A Witch Trial at Mt. Holly", questions

Thursday:
Persuasion--revision

Satire--review questions

Friday:
Satire--quiz

Novel--intro to "To Kill a Mockingbird"

 
 
 
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