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Learn all about monologues with this webpage. Detailed here are internal, external, dramatic, narrative, and active monologues. Then, as you continue to scroll, you will see the character study. Unfortunately, the information is presented on a continuous webpage instead of on one (or several) different worksheets.
8th - 9th Language Arts 19 Views 36 Downloads
Creating Dramatic Monologues from The Grapes of Wrath
Students conduct Internet research on the Dust Bowl before participating in a group activity about the characters from "The Grapes of Wrath". As part of a character analysis, they collaboratively write a dramatic monologue for their character.
9th - 12th Language Arts 11 Views 15 Downloads
Reading Literature - My Last Dutchess
Draw back the curtain, add a spot of joy to your class, and let learners be lessoned by a close reading exercise that models how to develop an interpretation based on evidence drawn from a text. Robert Browning’s dramatic monologue “My Last Duchess” is a wonder and investigators will enjoy figuring out what happened to the last duchess and who done it?
11th - 12th Language Arts 8 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Designed
J. Alfred Hyperbolizes
Mermaids will sing to your class members as they engage in an activity related to T.S. Eliot's famous dramatic interior monologue. After engaging in a socratic seminar about literary devices in the poem, individuals choose one interesting example of either hyperbole or imagery, and create an a visual representation.
11th - 12th Language Arts 13 Views 14 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Greek Mythology Version 2.0: To Be or Not to Be an Epic Hero?
Using The Odyssey in your classroom? Then this resource is for you. After listening to a reading of a portion of Book 9 of The Odyssey and watching a PowerPoint about Greek heroes, partners complete a "Think Pair Share" chart about whether Odysseus meets any of the criteria for being a Greek hero.
9th - 10th Language Arts 23 Views 21 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Browning's "My Last Duchess" and Dramatic Monologue
High schoolers read and discuss Browning's poem, "My Last Duchess". In groups, they choose one character from the poem and, taking on the perspective of that character, write various character portraits.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
Historical Figure: A Monologue
Fourth graders develop their speaking skills. For this monologue lesson, 4th graders watch their instructors model a monologue regarding Abraham Lincoln. Students apply these skills as they research a historical figure from their state and present a monologue regarding the chosen figure.
4th Language Arts 6 Views 11 Downloads
Performing Arts: Monologue Dramatizations
Twelfth graders interpret, memorize, and perform monologues from selected plays. After attending a dramatic production, they analyze the performances and presentation. With partners, they rehearse their monologues, video tape them, and discuss their performances.
12th Language Arts 8 Views 30 Downloads
The Legend of King Arthur
High schoolers explore historical perspectives through literature. In this King Arthur lesson plan, students discover the attributes of dramatic monologue as they read selected literature. High schoolers then discuss the legend of King Arthur and Camelot prior to writing their own dramatic monologues from the perspectives of Arthur, Guinevere, Lancelot, Merlin, and Mordred.
9th - 12th Language Arts 8 Views 17 Downloads
Students modernize Shakespeare. In this Hamlet dramatization lesson, students create a production combining the traditional script of Hamlet with original, contemporized monologues. Students select a scene to modernize and improvise their lines when they act it out for the class.
11th - Higher Ed Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Characters in Live Performance
Your intermediate or advanced thespians choose dramatic scenes to perform in duos, small groups, or solo to demonstrate vocal and physical characterization. Use class time to prepare and rehearse. Detailed rubrics work for peer assessment.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 16 Views 47 Downloads
A Look at Exclusion Through Improvisation
Building a realistic understanding of the trials Jews suffered during WWII isn't always easy. This plan employs student constructed dramatic freeze frame scenes to help build a deeper understanding of Jewish Ghettos, concentration camps, and Nuremberg Laws.
7th - 9th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
Prometheus, the Firebringer
Learners explore the world of Greek mythology by studying briefly each of the Gods. They explore the visual world of Greek mythology in ancient art and architecture and create original play-lets based on authentic myths through creative writing exercise.
9th - 12th Language Arts 11 Views 56 Downloads
Browning's "My Last Duchess" and Dramatic Monologue
Students analyze the use of dramatic monologue using Robert Browning's "My Last Duchess." In this dramatic monologue lesson, students explore Browning in historical and literary context. Students read the poem and analyze the dramatic monologue as a part of character analysis.
10th - Higher Ed Language Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
Exploring American Tall Tales
Students explore elements of American folktales and tall tales. In this literature lesson, students read examples of American folktales and tall tales and prepare a monologue or news report to present to the class based on their readings.
6th - 10th Language Arts 5 Views 59 Downloads
For Richer or for Poorer
Students read about one cross-class marriage and create scenes to dramatize interactions among the family members and consider how class shapes relationships. They imagine the issues faced by cross-class couples by writing a short story.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 44 Downloads