Day 1

Hamlet Lesson Plan

Classroom Activities

  1. 1

    Good Morning, Denmark! (or, I[The Elsinore Gazette])

    Kind of Activity:

    Collaborative Writing


    Students will create a summary of a text in their own words, learn about the importance of perspective in evaluating actions and characters, and explore a play's various themes.

    Common Core Standards:

    CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.11-12.1, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.11-12.3, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.11-12.6


    Break students into groups of 3-6, depending on class size. Each group will produce a news broadcast covering the major events of Act I. Once the groups have been formed, students can divide the following...

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