Lesson/Unit Plans and Activities
This document outlines a culminating activity for ENG 1120 Speculative Fiction: Science Fiction, Horror, Fantasy that weds out-of-class preparation, as well as in-class participation and literary role-playing: “Haunted Talk Show.”It is a talk show-style assignment featuring major characters from the various texts that we have read throughout the semester. This document sketches out: A brief outline of my potential ENG 1120 theme, units, and sample texts; and, more detailed discussion of the specific assignment including a general overview, more detailed steps for execution (for students and instructor), and an explanation of the activity potentially aligns with pedagogical best practices for a large lecture course.
Garascia, Ann, "(Haunted) Talk Show: Performance Pedagogy for Large Lecture Courses" (2020). Q2S Enhancing Pedagogy. 159.