Today we will transition over to studying Hamlet. Hamlet is one of Shakespeare’s most well-known plays. Before beginning our study of the text, however, we are going to spend a day learning about Shakespeare. Scholars have studied and analyzed Shakespeare’s life–both because his works have greatly influenced Western culture, but also because there are few writers to rival his genius.
You were given the wiki assignment as a hard copy and will write your portions and do your research on Chromebooks today. After you have prepared your selection, cut and paste it into this document:
NOTE: Make sure that your section ends up in the correctly place in the wiki. Look at the topic headings found on your folder to make sure that you are editing the wiki correctly. Only move fully edited selections over to the wiki! Edit your citations in your own document as well before moving them over!
The second part of the assignment you will complete in the comment section below. In the last ten to fifteen minutes of class, you will read part of the wiki (choose topics that sound interesting), and add a comment to the bottom of this post that includes THREE complete sentences telling what you found interesting.