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Learners interpret the themes in Tchaikovsky's Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture, create a 6-line poem based on the themes in the Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture, and define musical terms related to the study of programmatic music in this excellent middle-level activity for the General Music class.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
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Two methods, both alike in dignity, are available to actors preparing for a performance of Romeo and Juliet. But do not sink under the heavy burden of learning your lines in the traditional way. Banish your playbook and bury strife.
9th - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
The Language of Literature: Day 69 The Classic Tradition: Romeo and Juliet
High schoolers explain and summarize the plots of two act of Romeo and Juliet. In this language arts instructional activity, students discuss plot points nad the climax of acts IV and V of Romeo and Juliet. They also discuss the characteristics of tragedy and watch a video clip of the death scene from various interpretations of the play.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Romeo and Juliet Lesson Plan 3 (9th Grade Day 67)
Ninth graders explore Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. Students discuss the plot points of Act II. Students view clips of the balcony scene from the original, modern, and musical versions and compare and contrast each version.
9th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Romeo and Juliet Lesson Plan 1
Students compare tales of lovers and the vernacular used in the stories. In this lovers' tales lesson, students take a quiz about the eight brief tales of lovers and discuss the topic. Students define vernacular and complete a related worksheet.
10th - 11th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Tickle your funny bone with this learning exercise, which presents five famous puns from Shakespeare's Richard III, Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, and Much Ado About Nothing. Students identify puns as homographic or homophonic. Each example provides the context for the quote and some provide hints to the puns.
8th - 12th Language Arts 5 Views 121 Downloads
Language Arts Jeopardy
Be the next Alex Trebek in this language arts themed Jeopardy game! Categories include Lit Terms, Short Stories, Romeo and Juliet, Tom Sawyer, and The Miracle Worker. By clicking on each category (points from 1-5), a slide with the "answer" appears, giving young scholars a chance to guess the "question" in the "What is" format.
9th - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Making the Old New Again
How does a new version of a Shakespearean play change in the adaptation process? Use this New York Times' Learning Network instructional activity to consider texts that have been produced in different media. Middle schoolers examine the latest version or interpretation of a Shakespearean play and develop proposals for modernizing a particular scene in the text.
6th - 12th Language Arts 6 Views 69 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Problematic Situation: Romeo and Juliet
Is it ok to be mad at someone who comes to your party uninvited? What about someone who interrupts you? For this prereading strategy, your class members must decide whether or not they'd get angry in the 10 situations provided. Then, they explain two of their responses in greater depth.
8th - 9th Language Arts 7 Views 22 Downloads
Love or Lust? Romeo and Juliet Part II
"Do you believe that fate is inescapable, or that people forge their own lives?" This is the essential question at the heart of Romeo and Juliet, according to the narrator of a series on Shakespeare's tragedy. Short but dense, the video presents viewers with the complexity of the play and urges them to ponder, posit, and support their own interpretation with evidence from the text.
10 mins 9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Romeo and Juliet Family Shields
Students create a family shield for themselves as part of the Montague or Capulet family. In this Romeo and Juliet lesson, students divide into the two warring clans. Students each create a shield representing themselves as part of one of the opposing families.
8th - 10th Language Arts 6 Views 37 Downloads