Lesson Plans
Shakespeare 3rd Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/27/2014 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
No school

Hamlet--review play, plot and subplot structure; read 2.1 to 2.2.85, questions: In your own words--what's Polonius's plan/strategy for Reynaldo to find out what Laertes is doing in France? p, What's Polonius assume about Hamlet when Ophelia tells him that Hamlet is acting wacky? s, How is the conflict with Fortinbras resolved? l, Who are Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, and what are the king and queen's instructions to them? s, What are the instructions the king and queen give to Rosencrantz and Guildenstern "parallel" to? w

Hamlet--review questions, read 2.2.86 to players delivery of Priam's slaughter; video: Priam's slaughter (Branagh version)

Hamlet--Hamlet's 2nd soliloquy: note the connection to Priam's slaughter passage; review for acts 1 and 2 quiz

Hamlet--"painting" motif; Hamlet's next soliloquy: divide into two voices; read through Hamlet's talk with Ophelia; video