Mr. Met

Mr. Met
email: mrstelzner@gmail.com

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

RQA

After some reflection I have altered the RQA question slightly.  If you have already begun working the updated prompt should still fit with the first one.

"Write an analysis of the techniques an author uses in a literary work to contribute to the discourse on a topic of importance to society."

The mandatory elements remain the same
-no more than 3 pages
-outside sources must be used (not the texts)
-works cited
-submission to turnitin.com by 5:30 pm on January 17th


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Friday, December 23, 2016

Cool Shakespeare Doc


Hey everyone!  I ran into this pretty amazing little doc on what it is like to play Hamlet and why the character has endured for so long. 

If you are sitting around with nothing to do, I highly recommend it!



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Have a wonderful and restful break, continue to work on your projects

Let me know if you have any questions

Stelzner

Monday, December 19, 2016

Final Video Clips and Prep for Hamlet Test

Below you will find up to Act V, ii

https://drive.google.com/a/mcpsmd.net/file/d/0B0OxJnIBjdkeSjBFbDZsalM0Ylk/view?usp=sharing


and here is the conclusion of the play

https://drive.google.com/a/mcpsmd.net/file/d/0B0OxJnIBjdkeYXhPSm80NFVxak0/view?usp=sharing


*I have also included on the handout section a link to a folder FULL of wonderful scholarly articles that connected to the final exam essay questions in case you would like to use them in your response.

Please let me know if you have any questions

(oh yeah!  If you'd like to see the existentialism videos from your peers they are all posted under the media section on the website!)

Stelzner

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Hamlet Video Acts 2 & 3

This video includes the end of Act II, all of Act III and the VERY beginning of Act IV

https://drive.google.com/a/mcpsmd.net/file/d/0B0OxJnIBjdkeZlNPX2cxcEViSTA/view?usp=sharing


Continue working on the discussion questions and begin preparation for your adaptation projects

see me with any questions

Stelzner

Thursday, December 8, 2016

ACT II

Below you will find the Branagh version of ACT II of Hamlet

https://drive.google.com/a/mcpsmd.net/file/d/0B0OxJnIBjdkeUFo3ZXBJWUpicDQ/view?usp=sharing


So that link will give you all of act 1 and 2, continue working on discussion questions and your existentialism projects.

See me with any questions

Stelzner

Friday, December 2, 2016

Act I scenes i-iv

As you work through the discussion questions I implore you to avoid using SPARKNOTES to supplement the classroom lessons.  Rather, I will include video versions of the readings after every class for you to reference and would encourage you to email me or come in to see me with any questions you may have.

The discussion questions should be completed individually and you should expect to turn them in at the start of the following class.

Keep working on your projects and enjoy Hamlet....it's AMAZING!

Stelzner

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Wednesday, November 23, 2016

PROJECTS

First off---- enjoy the holiday, relax a bit and spend some time reflecting on the things that are important to you.....  once you've finished that START WORKING ON YOUR FINAL EXISTENTIALISM PROJECTS (deadline Dec. 12 & 13)

Let me know if you have any questions

Stelzner