"The Globe Theatre"
Students examine the location and logistics of the Globe Theatre to determine where Shakespeare's plays were performed. They use a half model of the theatre to perform with puppets during a drama camp after researching the history of the theatre.
4th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 18 Views 31 Downloads
Lights! Cameras! Action!: Creating a Drama About the Lyme Art Colony
Discuss the lives of artists in the Lyme Art Colony in the 1900s with this resource. Young historians write and perform a short scene depicting individuals who lived in the Griswold boardinghouse, used by the colony artists. They use the...
4th - 7th English Language Arts
New Review Mark The Bard!
Commemorate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death with a packet of cross-curricular literacy lessons and activities centered around two of the Bard's most popular plays, Macbeth and The Tempest. Class members look for evidence of...
7th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Scenes from Shakespeare:Using Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet to Introduce Young Students to the Bard
Students participate in five lessons that are geared toward introducing Shakespeare. Students discover Shakespeare through examination of the vocabulary, translation of the characters and conflict, engagement of stage combat and...
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
Performing Modernized Shakespeare
“All the world’s a stage…” What do Leonardo DiCaprio, Heath Ledger, and Kenneth Branagh have in common? They have all starred in modern adaptations of Shakespeare’s plays. After viewing a series clips from modern Shakespeare videos,...
7th - 12th English Language Arts