Westside High School Lesson Plan Teacher Name: Unit Name and #: Morgan GT English II Dates: Daily Objective: I can contribute to an online discussion which connects themes and purpose to a variety of texts. TEKS/AP/Standards: Learning Activities: Warm up—response on the HUB Online Discussion—“Anyone Lived in a Pretty Little How Town” Assessment Methods: Online discussion Checks for Understanding: Online discussion Materials: laptops Follow Up/Homework: 2/13—SAT Vocab TEST! 2/13—DJ 5 due! Daily Objective: I can closely examine and synthesize multiple texts in order to develop higher level discussion questions. TEKS/AP/Standards: Students will analyze complex rhetoric for a variety of purposes. Learning Activities: Warm up—response on the HUB Students will write 10 Socratic Seminar questions over 1984, their individual novels, their individual short story, and various poetry in our dystopian unit for Wednesday’s Socratic Seminar Assessment Methods: Socratic Seminar on Wednesday Checks for Understanding: Seminar questions Materials: Copy of all texts or access to them electronically Follow Up/Homework: 2/13—SAT Vocab TEST! 2/13—DJ 5 due! Daily Objective: I can complete contribute to a variety of discussions, both online and in a seminar. TEKS/AP/Standards: Students will write, revise, and edit AP essays. Learning Activities: Warm-up—response on the HUB Online Discussion over an article from The Guardian—why dystopian literature appeals to the young adult fan base. Socratic Seminar over a variety of dystopian literature topics. Assessment Methods: online discussion, Socratic Seminar Checks for Understanding: Socratic Seminar Materials: 4 Monday essays, essay rotation handout Follow Up/Homework: 2/13—SAT Vocab TEST! 2/13—DJ 5 due! Daily Objective: I can analyze the creation of a rhetorical appeal in a text. TEKS/AP/Standards: Students will synthesize multiple texts together for a variety of purposes. Frida y Wed/Thurs Tuesday Monday Course: Unit 4 1984 and Dystopian Lit Week 6 2/9-2/13 Learning Activities: Warm up—response on the HUB SAT Vocab Test Ethos in 1984 Assessment Methods: SAT vocab Test, Ethos activity. Checks for Understanding: SAT vocab Test, Ethos activity Materials: Appeals packet Follow Up/Homework: Coming of Age Unit—next 6 weeks! You will receive your book club novel on Monday!