Lesson Essays

Lesson Plan Reading

Reading skill can easily be developed in school pupils through simple, interesting, systematic and analytical instructional phonic practice. In order to prepare school children for reading, there is need to engage them in some activities that will stimulate their phonic awareness. According to Marilyn Jager Adams (2004), some of the activities are described below: Objective: To extend the awareness of initial phonemes in school children by asking them to compare, contrast and eventually identify the initial sounds of a variety…

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Probability Lesson Plan

Probability – the study of chance (Mathematics-sophomore) The purpose of this lesson aid is to help each student to know the basic principle of probability and to apply it to their everyday life. Probability or the study of chance is an important branch of mathematics that can be applied in other branch of sciences like biology, chemistry and physics. Example: What is the probability of getting a black queen from a standard deck of cards? We all know that there…

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Evalution of _the Lesson_

Toni Cade Bambara’s short story “The Lesson” plays with the concepts of race and class by presenting them through the perspective of a character who is perhaps self-sabotaging in her fierce independence. The narrative tension of the story is the conflict between the young narrator and the college-educated Ms. Moore who has taken it upon herself to inculcate a progressive class-consciousness in her charges. This tension grows into a more complicated play of forces because the narrator rebels categorically against…

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The Piano Lesson

The story of the piano originated from a time when slavery was highly practiced. This piano originally belonged to Joel Nolander, but was bought by Robert Sutter, Sutter’s grandfather. Although his wife adored the piano at first, she later changed her mind and wanted to have her slaves back. However, Joel Nolander refused. To console his wife, Sutter had Willis Boy come and engrave their images on the Piano. Willis on the other hand does not engrave his image and…

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