This post was originally published on the HS Bits Blog, which was active from 2008-2013. The importance of Hamlet seems nearly inarguable. References and allusions to Hamlet abound in American culture, as do theatrical productions and films: in the last decade I’ve seen nearly a dozen takes on the bard’s longest play, from the Royal Shakespeare… Show more
We know that you teach a lot of literature in your high school courses! Of all of them, what is your favorite piece? Be sure to tell us the grade level you typically use the piece in.
In this webinar, Robin Aufses and Renee Shea, coauthors of Lit & Comp 2e will discuss strategies to both engage students in poetry and succeed on the AP® Exam. The lower scores on the 2017 exam point to the need for clear strategies to read poetry critically and write analytical interpretations under the pressures of time. By approaching poetry…