Lesson Plans
Shakespeare 3rd Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/03/2003 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
Finish spell/vocab activity ("Vocabulary in Context" handout).
Finish three video versions of Act III, Scene 1 activity; what changes from the text are there? which works best? what are differences between them?
Review character assignment.
Review foot forms; lecture on metricals; exercise (handout).
Read Act IV, respond to questions (handout); do Shakespeare's Unusual Usage handout, three of each form.
Rhythms ex.--write proscribed poem.
Review "A Midsummer Night's Dream"--Act IV; see three versions of waking up scene.
Review unusual usage ex.
Read Act V, respond to questions (handout).
Review "A Midsummer Night's Dream"--Act V.
View Act V--students' choice as to version.
Review play.
Work on character analysis; discuss evaluation criteria; locate secondary literature on characters.
"A Midsummer Night's Dream"--quiz.
Work on character analysis--due at end of period.