If all of the elements of this lesson plan are employed, students will develop the following powers, skills, and understanding:
Students will be able to examine the notions of comedy, drama, and tragedy from a critical perspective.
Students will be able to understand how characters, ideas, and themes develop from beginning to end of The Seagull and analyze them using various media and multiple perspectives.
Students will be able to formulate complex arguments and develop creative works related to The Seagull, using both textual evidence and outside research to support their ideas.
Students will be able to understand The Seagull as a theatrical work as well as a work...