Grade 11 ELA Module 1, Unit 2, Lesson 15

Students working together

In this lesson students read Ophelia’s monologue on Hamlet’s madness Act 3.1, lines 163–175. Directly following this reading and analysis, students compose a Quick Write about Ophelia’s perspective and her characterization of Hamlet.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.11-12.3 Analyze the impact of the author’s choices regarding how to develop and relate elements of a story...
RL.11-12.6 Analyze a case in which grasping a point of view requires distinguishing what is directly stated in...
SL.11-12.1.a Come to discussions prepared, having read and researched material under study; explicitly draw on...

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