AP Skill Spotlight: Characterization in Poetry

This deep dive focuses on the function of contrasts, an essential skill from the AP English Lit CED. See examples & lesson ideas!

Is Hamlet Overrated?

Still struggling with making Shakespeare fun? This blog post gives tips on making Shakespeare engaging and interesting to even reluctant readers! Over the years, I've taught Hamlet over a dozen times and to several different levels of learners. In my first AP* Lit teaching position I taught it since it was already in the curriculum.… Continue reading Is Hamlet Overrated?