Lesson Plans
War in American Lit. 4th Q 07.08 Lesson Plans
Week: 04/07/2008 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
"The Red Badge of Courage"--what's the red badge? the narrative voice/colors: impressionism--find examples; impersonalizing--character names: loud private, tall soldier, the youth; review questions; the flashback; spell/vocab Hardy: use the words in an original story; read chapters 2-3; find three examples of impressionistic writing; find one example of an animal figuring in description
"The Red Badge of Courage"--surprise little quiz chapters 2-3; examples of impressionistic writing/naturalistic writing in chapters 2-3; spell/vocab: use the words in an original story;

"The Red Badge of Courage"--read chapters 4-6, questions; revise spell/vocab original stories

"The Red Badge of Courage"--review reading: precipitants of flight; read chapters 7-8, questions; revise spell/vocab original stories

Civil war life--clothing/uniforms, weapons, rations, composition of units, supply, pay/recruitment, women's rolls: prepare presentations on the theme--library/internet search

Spell/vocab quiz

"The Red Badge of Courage"--review chapters 7-8; read chapters 9-11, questions; spelling/vocab 12 list, fill in sentence blanks

Journals due