Lesson Plans
War in Literature 3rd Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 02/21/2011 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
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Monday:
No school--winter storm



Tuesday:
Poetry elements--review review

"The Sentry" and "Spring Offensive"--review questions

"In Flanders Fields"--analysis

"The Last Laugh" and "The Soldier"--contrast/compare mini essay: transitions, "in the poem it talks about . . ." mistake, comparison/contrast structue; integrating quotations: read quoting poetry handout, do activities; revise comparison/contrast



Wednesday:
Intro to Vonnegut/"Slaughterhouse Five"--being unstuck in time: the book's plot device; satire: comments on human folly, read handout; central question of the book: what's being satirized (attacked, ridiculed . . .), how does Vonnegut accomplish it?; hear NPR video; read chapter one, watch for attitude, spell/vocab

Make up work


Thursday:
Pep Fest--1:30 to 2:00

"Slaughterhouse Five"--review chapter 1; read chapter 2, questions, plot problems, spell/vocab


Friday:
Sub

"Slaughterhouse Five"--read chapter 3, questions, spell/vocab


 
 
 
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