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Did Shakespeare Write His Plays?
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Can we test whether lines ascribed to William Shakespeare were actually written by someone else? Science and linguistics join forces in this fantastic TED-Ed video to help us investigate the theory of whether history's greatest writer...
Shakespeare & The Renaissance: Activity Ideas
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Looking for ways to implement the words and works of William Shakespeare into your curriculum? This list of activity ideas is a great starting point, as it covers a wide range of grade levels and a wealth of online references to explore.
Understanding Shakespeare: "Sonnet 18"
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Give life to a study of sonnets with a plan that models a lovely and more temperate approach to literary analysis. The resource packet includes a carefully scaffolded plan, graphic organizers, a copy of the poem, and everything else...
Straight Outta Stratford-Upon-Avon - Shakespeare's Early Days: Crash Course Theater #14
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Who would've guessed that a boy from the sleepy town Stratford-upon-Avon would grow up to become one of the greatest playwrights of all time? Scholars only know a few details about Shakespeare's early life, but that information is the...
Why Shakespeare Loved Iambic Pentameter
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Spice up your traditional approach to teaching poetic structure with a wonderful animated video, which not only covers such terms as foot, meter, verse, but also stresses Shakespeare's unique use of iambic pentameter to convey emotion...
A Teacher's Guide to William Shakespeare's Hamlet
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Should Hamlet avenge his father's death? Is the ghost telling the truth or is it trying to trick Hamlet? Is Hamlet's inconsistent behavior a ploy or is he really insane? Something really is rotten in Denmark, and with the help of the...
Measure for Measure: Anticipation Guide
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Be bold and never fearful! Tempt your scholars with an Anticipation Guide for Measure for Measure. Before reading Shakespeare’s problem play, class members label a series of statements as either true or false in their opinion. (It’s okay...