STUDENT TEACHING LESSON PLAN OUTLINEAnna BedillionEDUC 510CApril 13, 2010Student Teaching Lesson Plan OutlineIntroduction
Edgar Allan Poe and ³The Fall of the House of Usher´ are the topics.
The lesson should last one 90 minute block period for an 11
grade regular levelAmerican literature course.
³Virginia Standard of Learning 11.7a.The student will:
Generate, gather, plan, and organize ideas for writing.´(Virginia Board of Education, 2003).Learning ObjectivesIn this lesson, students will:
Demonstrate knowledge of Poe¶s work ³The Fall of the House of Usher´
Identify the setting and mood in ³The Fall of the House of Usher´
Combine critical thinking skills and group-thinking skills in dissecting the meaning behind ³The Fall of the House of Usher´Teaching and Learning Sequence
Introduction or Anticipatory Set: I will ask students to turn in their five-paragraph essayon the dramatic reading or acting of Poe¶s works during the tour of the Edgar Allan Poemuseum the previous day. Before students hand these in, I will ask them to present theessays from their desks, reading them aloud. We will then discuss as a class, for a gradeof participation, how the acting/dramatic reading enhanced the mood of Poe¶s works