Choose one significant point in the play Hamlet to express as your thesis statement for a three to five page essay.
Here is an essay map that I want you to use. Be sure to save a .pdf copy (it gives you an option to do that at the end of the interactive) because you MUST turn the Essay Map in with your essay. (EMAIL THE ESSAY MAP TO ME AFTER WRITING MY PAPER PLEASE)
You are not summarizing a play or doing a review. You are choosing a significant point, analyzing it, and supporting your thoughts with sources.
You must try to persuade the reader that your thesis is the correct thing to think about your chosen topic. Use differing opinions to strengthen your assertions and answer potential reader objections and questions, making your paper more persuasive!
You MUST use MLA format.
To support your comments, you must include relevant brief quotations from the play (primary source material) and at least one quotation from another source (secondary source material) that is NOT an internet source, and one other secondary source.
DO NOT USE FIRST PERSON. (No "I" in your paper.) This is a FORMAL, academic paper.