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 lesson 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 English Language Arts 47 Views 89 Downloads
CCSS: Adaptable
Resource Details

Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
Duration
1 hr
Year
2003

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