Refine Your Results

Now... gain access to over 2 Million curated educational videos and 500,000 educator reviews to free & open educational resources

Get a 10 Day Free Trial

10 resources with the keyterm merchant of venice

Videos (Over 2 Million Educational Videos Available)
The Circulatory System Part 1: The Heart Video
8:55
The Circulatory System Part 1: The Heart
Who was Frederick Douglass? Video
3:07
Who was Frederick Douglass?
Defining Gravity Video
3:11
Defining Gravity
Other Resource Types (10)
+
Lesson Plan
Lesson Planet: Curated OER

Crafting a Character - The Making of Shylock

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students, in groups, analyze the characterization of Shakespeare's Shylock from "Merchant of Venice". They examine text, view movies and interpretative drawings and conduct historical research.
+
Worksheet
Lesson Planet: Curated OER

The Merchant of Venice: Fun Trivia Quiz

For Students 8th - 12th
Truly an exercise in trivia, this quiz nevertheless assesses comprehension of the Shakespeare play, and elicits one short answer to the question: "What line from 'The Merchant of Venice' can be translated as 'All that glitters is not...
+
Worksheet
Lesson Planet: Curated OER

Merchant of Venice: Fun Trivia Quiz

For Students 9th - 10th
This 15-question, online, interactive quiz over Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice could be used as a basic test of understanding, but it requires no analysis or higher level thinking. Note: It is student-created.
+
Lesson Plan
Lesson Planet: Curated OER

Merchant of Venice

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine patterns of imagery in Merchant of Venice by using online resources. Students compare the patterns they see to those they've found in other Shakespeare plays. Then students draw conclusions about why Shakespeare might...
+
Lesson Plan
Lesson Planet: Curated OER

Whatever Happened to Shylock?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars, in groups, write and perform an unwritten scene from a play they are reading.
+
Lesson Plan
Lesson Planet: Curated OER

"MONEY FOR SOMETHING:" UNDERSTANDING USURY IN THE MERCHANT OF VENICE

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Students learn the concept of usury in The Merchant of Venice.
+
Lesson Plan
Lesson Planet: Curated OER

ADL's Merchant of Venice Discussion Guide

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students analyze anti-semitism in The Merchant of Venice. They research the Anti-Defamation League and what it stood for in history. Students read The Merchant of Venice. They act out the parts in a class production.
+
Lesson Plan
Lesson Planet: Curated OER

Can't Buy Me Love?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students activity find the multiplicity of meanings buried within Shakespeare's language. They examine how the meanings of words differ in modern America and in Venice.
+
Lesson Plan
Lesson Planet: Curated OER

"I am Not Well": Unspoken Endings and Unscripted Scenes

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students analyze Act 4, scene 1 from the play, Merchant of Venice. They hypothesize the content of an unscripted moment and response, look for evidence in the text to support their hypothesis, rewrite the scene, and perform it for the...
+
Lesson Plan
Lesson Planet: Curated OER

Playing Humanity: Comparing Shylock and Antonio

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students read a scene of "The Merchant of Venice" and write remarks by Antonio and Shylock that indicate traits of their personalities. They enact both characters and discuss the treatment of anti-Semitism, bigotry, persecution and mercy.