Reading Hamlet contains a wealth of ideas and practical activities for studying Shakespeare's play. The first section provides background material to help prepare your students to read Hamlet. Section two, "Reading the Play," features notes on each scene of the play, accompanied by activities and suggestions for further study. Additional sections focus on the construction of reading of character and invite different ways of reading Hamlet. Reading Hamlet will enrich your students' study of Shakespeare's challenging classic.
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The NCTE Chalkface Series. 101 pp. 1999. Grades 9–12
ISBN 10: 0-8141-3870-5; ISBN 13: 978-0-8141-3870-0.