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.