Hamlet Research Pre-Reading
You must also design a media portion for your presentation. It may not be a PowerPoint. Think of creative ways to teach the class the facts about your topic. Use Instagram, YouTube, Prezi with an emphasis on IMAGES, or even a videotaped skit we can show in class.
Group 1: Research Shakespeare
Include information about his personal life, professional life, important events and influences in his life, and topics of controversy surrounding his life.
Group 2: Research British History 1550-1650
What was going on in Britain during the time just before Shakespeare lived? What about just after? Who were the rulers? What was the political atmosphere? What were people concerned about?
Group 3: Research World History 1550-1650
What was going on in Asia during this time period? Africa? The Americas? What key inventions were made during this time? What were the key traded items around the globe?-