How to Analyze the Works of William Shakespeare

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This title explores the creative works of famous author William Shakespeare. Works analyzed include The Most Excellent and Lamentable Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, The Tragedy of Richard III, The Tempest, and As You Like It. Clear, comprehensive text gives background biographical information of Shakespeare. The "You Critique It" feature invites readers to analyze other creative works on their own. A table of contents, timeline, list of works, resources, source notes, glossary, and an index are also included.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 8
BISACS JNF034000, JNF007060, JNF007030
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Language Arts
Copyright 2013
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2012-08-01
ISBN 9781617834608, 9781614801603
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 822.3
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
Lexile 1030
Accelerated Reader® Quiz NOT AR
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, and Table of contents
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Essential Critiques Set 3 - School Library Journal

Filled with colorful pictures. . ., these volumes are written in a direct and relatable style that brings the basics of critical theory to life. Following a biography of the writer, the authors go back and forth between plot summaries of their subjects’ works and critical analysis. A different criticism is applied to each book discussed. . .[and] the authors do a great job of highlighting and using explanatory sidebars to give readers a real sense of how a literary essay ought to be written. Each of these chapters ends by asking readers to think critically and consider several questions about the featured book. Similarly, a great closing section called, “You Critique It” encourages students to model what they have just read and gives them helpful starting points in creating their own essays. These volumes are a great way to bring popular culture into the classroom in order to engage students and enable them to make meaningful connections to other works

Author: Mari Kesselring