Lesson Plans
Shakespeare 4th Q 11.12 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/12/2012 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
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Monday:
No school--workshops


Tuesday:
Intro to class--objectives, rules, activities, grading, content

Hamlet--the opening scene: in media res, the conflicts, the language of war in figurative language, a "strange eruption to our state" and its character, a precedent in Rome, a belief system; read to the ghost re-entry

Elizabethan life--break down society, select three areas


Wednesday:
Band/Choir contests--Independent Reading; Shakespeare webquest


Thursday:
Elizabethan life--read the essay at http://elizabethan.org/compendium/2.html, list the topic for each paragraph, what's the occupation of the writer? summarize the highlights of each selected area: http://elizabethan.org/compendium/index.html

Hamlet--finish 1.1; a belief system; the "to be" soliloquy: read around, divide into parts/teams, on which team does each belong



Friday:
Hamlet--presentation design: the tools available; the pile of Hamlet's troubles: read 1.2 to all exit except Hamlet

Much Ado About Nothing--video


 
 
 
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