Friday, December 9, 2011

2nd BATXILLERAT - "Merchant of Venice" - Reading and film

We are going to read William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice in the abridged version retold by Victoria Spence published in BlackCat-VicensVives (ISBN 978-88-530-0315-7)

The reading plan is:

Jan 11th/12th - Chapter 1
Jan 18th/19th - Chapters 2-3
Jan 25th/26th - Chapters 4-5
Feb 1nd/2rd - Chapters 6-7
Feb 8th/9th - Chapters 8-9
Feb 15th/16th - chapter 10 and exit test
Jan 22/23th - Internet projects 1 and 2.

Here's a trailer of one of the 2004 movie version of Merchant of Venice.




You can download the Reading Circles (issued by Oxford University Press) sample workseets here.

3 comments:

  1. this video is wonderful, very faithful with the history

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  2. Gemma verdu


    I think that this story is very nice, but anyway I would like to read Romeo and Julieta or maybe Hamlet... but I like the book and the story!

    (sorry for posting such late, I must admit that I thought that I had to write just one comment.)

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  3. I like this film! I watched this for some years.. I don't remember the all film but the book reminds me.

    Alexandra March
    2n Bat.B

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