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76 resources with the keyterm hamlet

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"Hamlet": To be or not to be?

For Students 11th - 12th
This Fun Trivia online quiz asks 10 basic plot questions about Shakespeare's Hamlet. It does not require critical thinking or analysis.
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Hamlet Quiz

For Students 8th - 12th
In this online interactive reading comprehension worksheet, students respond to 25 multiple choice questions about Shakespeare's Hamlet. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
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Hamlet's Soliloquy

For Students 9th - 12th
In this literature instructional activity, students use Hamlet's soliloquy for a series of activities. Students match quotes with modern interpretations. Students reflect on and relate to Hamlet's feelings. They also give advice to Hamlet.
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Settlements in Belfast

For Students 6th - 7th
For this Belfast geography worksheet, students arrange the names of places in order by size, color a map, match important dates and events, and write a plan for redeveloping Laganside.
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"Exploring Shakespeare" An Introduction of Character and "Hamlet"

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers examine the literary terms "round character" and "characterization" through the play "Hamlet" by William Shakespeare. They view and discuss examples of clip art, video, and comic strips, and describe the character traits....
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If I Want Your Advice, I'll Ask for It

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students parody Polonius's speech to his son by writing a script of unsolicited advice which they then deliver to a fellow classmate. They discover that Polonius isn't necessarily original or profound simply because he speaks in iambic...
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Emulating Shakespeare: To Snooze or Not To Snooze

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students reproduce the pattern of one of Shakespeare's soliloquies, but use their own ideas and words to replace the character's. They replace each word with a word of their own that serves the same purpose.They discuss the speaker in a...
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Hamlet

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students work independently or in small groups to create a word web or other graphic organizer that explores one or more of the following concepts: fate, revenge, ambition, guilt.
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Hamlet and the Elizabethan Revenge Ethic in Text and Film

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students discover how Shakespeare's play interprets Elizabethan attitudes toward revenge, as reflected in the structure of the Elizabethan revenge tragedy, one of the most popular forms of drama of that era. Students perform certain...
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Hamlet Meets Chushingura: Traditions of the Revenge Tragedy

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students describe the traditional theatres of Japan, including Bunraku and Kabuki. They draw parallels between Kabuki and Elizabethan theatres and compare interpretations of modern film and video with the original texts.
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Breathing New Life into Old Traditions

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students investigate the role of ceremonies and other traditions of Native American cultures. They research various Native American nations and create posters that visually depict their research.
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Hamlet Study Guide

For Students 12th
In this book review learning exercise, 12th graders fill in a reading schedule, complete 4 assignments for each chapter and 6 additional assignments at the end of the story.
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Hamlet: Polonius’s Advice to Laertes

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
In this characterization learning exercise, students read the letter written by Polonius to Laertes in Hamlet and interpret the 12 lines in their own words. Students then respond to 5 short answer questions about parental advice.
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Appreciating the Language and Interpreting the Meaning of Hamlet's Soliloquy

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Young scholars analyze Hamlet's soliloquy, "To be or not to be."  In this Hamlet activity, students define unfamiliar words in the soliloquy and interpret the lines.  Young scholars then read the lines aloud and identify descriptive...
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Remembrance of Yours--Analyzing Characters Using Mementos

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Learners choose two characters in Hamlet and symbolize the characters with an object, or find an object that the characters might carry. In this Hamlet lesson, students find an object to represent each character they choose. The object...
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Hamlet: Study Questions and Essay Topics

For Students 10th - 12th
In this Hamlet instructional activity, students discuss the foils of Hamlet. Including his "tragic flaw," his possible insanity, and his relationship with Ophelia. Students also analyze the roles of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern and the...
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Hamlet

For Students 5th - 10th
In this Hamlet instructional activity, students watch a summary video about Hamlet and then fill in the blanks to paragraphs about it. Students fill in the blanks and complete multiple choice questions for 34 blanks.
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Hamlet: Quotations

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this Hamlet worksheet, students read passages from Hamlet and answer the prompts for each one. Prompts include identifying the speaker, describing the context of the quote, and explaining the significance of one of four literary...
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Enter Players: Constructing Character Connections in Hamlet

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers research the characters of Hamlet.  In this Shakespearean literature activity, students complete a pre-reading activity designed to improve their familiarity with the characters in the story.  In small groups, high...
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Hamlet Act V, Scene I

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this Hamlet learning exercise, students complete a series of short answer questions that further their understanding of the text.
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Creative Writing - Hamlet 2

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this Hamlet worksheet, students assume the role of playwright and create a scene using some of Shakespeare's language. Students must use twenty five vocabulary words and twenty lines of dialogue.
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Hamlet Act IV, Scenes V-VI

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this Hamlet worksheet, students complete a series of short answer questions that further their understanding of Act IV, Scenes V-VI.
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Hamlet Act IV, Scenes I-IV

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this Hamlet learning exercise, students complete a series of short answer questions that further their understanding of Act IV, Scenes I-IV.
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Hamlet Act V, Scene II

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this Hamlet activity, learners complete several short answer questions to further their understanding of Act V, Scene II.