Lesson Plans
Shakespeare 1st Q 09.10 Lesson Plans
Week: 10/19/2009 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
"Macbeth"--finish video; tragedy defined: Macbeth's tragic flaw; final quiz

"Hamlet"--intro: the "slings and arrows of outrageous fortune"; in medias res; read act 1 scene; questions: three instances of figurative language; blank verse

Spell/vocab--list/define; story blanks/questions

Article of the Week: "Women Workers"--due Friday
Independent Reading

"Hamlet"--plots; blank verse/poetry; arising questions; Shakespeare's irony; read to end of act 1; questions

Spell/vocab--flash cards

Spell/vocab--matching; questions; use in original story

"Hamlet"--plots; blank verse/poetry; Shakespeare's irony; play; Priam's slaughter video; read act 2

Independent Reading

Spell/vocab--type original story

"Hamlet"--blank verse/poetry; Shakespeare's irony; read; Hamlet's soliloquies; read act 3, scenes 1-2

Article of the Week: "Women Workers"--due

Spell/vocab--revise original story

"Hamlet"--parallels; read act 3 to end