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Grade 11 ELA Module 1: Unit 2, Lesson 2
11th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewWhat tools did Shakespeare use to develop his characters in the play Hamlet? With the resource, pupils engage in a discussion about how the character Claudius introduces and develops Hamlet. They explain how word choices in Claudius's...
Vengeful Verbs in Shakespeare’s “Hamlet”
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIt's time for pupils to read, examine, and contemplate literature to explore the difference between vivid and generic verbs. Pupils distinguish between the two types of verbs as they read the ghost scene from Shakespeare's Hamlet. They...
To Be or Not to Be: The Evolution of Hamlet’s Personality
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewHow does Hamlet's state of mind change over the course of Shakespeare's most famous revenge tragedy? After a close reading of Hamlet's soliloquies in Act III, scene 1 and Act IV, scene iv, class members engage in a Paideia/Socratic...
Why Should You Read "Hamlet"?
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewRomeo may appeal to more romantic students, but the broodier teenagers in your class are bound to relate to the melancholic, inward-facing Hamlet. Show an enthralling video that summarizes plot elements, characterization, and the...
Hamlet 1: His Father's Ghost
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The lessons in Shakespeare's Hamlet transcend language and culture. An actor describes his view of the play in a short video accompanied by tasks, part of the Shakespeare English exercises series. While listening to the video, viewers...
Hamlet: Resources, resources, resources
11th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
To curate or not to curate: That is the question: Whether 'tis nobler to suffer through the process of collecting materials for Hamlet yourself or to take advantage of this collection of lesson plans, activities, apps, videos, and exercises. What a piece of work this collection is.
A Teacher's Guide to William Shakespeare's Hamlet
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Should Hamlet avenge his father's death? Is the ghost telling the truth or is it trying to trick Hamlet? Is Hamlet's inconsistent behavior a ploy or is he really insane? Something really is rotten in Denmark, and with the help of the...
Why Shakespeare Loved Iambic Pentameter
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Spice up your traditional approach to teaching poetic structure with a wonderful animated video, which not only covers such terms as foot, meter, verse, but also stresses Shakespeare's unique use of iambic pentameter to convey emotion...
Shakespearean Soliloquy Fluency: A Close Reading and Analysis of "To be or not to be"
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Hamlet's famous soliloquy (Act III, scene i) gets the close reading treatment in a group of skill building exercises. Assuming the role of a WWE wrestler, a kindergarten teacher, ninja assassin, and others, learners deliver a line from...
Ghosts, Murder, and More Murder - Hamlet Part I
12 mins 11th - 12th
"Words, words, words." Part I of a two-part course in Hamlet focuses on the changes Shakespeare made in his version of the old Danish tale and the reasons he might have made these changes. In particular, the narrator examines Hamlet’s...
Suits of Woe: Grief and Loss in Hamlet
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
“Thou know’st ‘tis common; all that lives must die/Passing through nature to eternity.” Grief, and the response to grief and loss, is the focus of a series of activities that uses Hamlet as a launchpad. Groups examine Act I, scene ii to...