Lesson Plans
Shakespeare 2nd Q 04.05 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/29/2004 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
"Hamlet"--review questions; poetic forms--meter, rhyme scheme; review meter handout; make prescribed eight line poem (iambic triameter, dactylic biameter . . .); read sonnets 18, analyze for scansion, meanings, theme; hear sonnets 60, 12.
"Hamlet"--summarize the "plans" so far in the play; read in parts to the end of act 3, questions: (scene 3) 2a-c, (scene 4) 1b, 2b; in group, list instances of deception (literally and thematically); view act 3 queen's chamber scene; memorization assignment.
"Hamlet"--review questions; read act 4, questions, graphic of "a king passing through the guts of a beggar"; memorization exercise.
"Hamlet"--memorization exercise; review questions; parallel structures in the play; read act 5, questions.
"Hamlet"--memorization exercise; review questions; review important play qualities; work the video interpretation.