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Shakespeare Lesson Plans & Resources

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  • Available Lessons: 181
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    Life of William Shakespeare Lesson Plan

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This course offers teachers a variety of lesson planning and instructional resources for Shakespeare plays. These lesson plan outlines, essay topics and topical lessons can be used by any teacher who needs to quickly plan a comprehensive and fun Shakespeare unit.
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6 chapters in Shakespeare Lesson Plans & Resources

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Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Life of William Shakespeare Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Introduction to Shakespeare: Life and Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Shakespeare's Sonnet 116 Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Shakespeare Theater Games
Lesson 5 - Shakespeare's Language Activities
Lesson 6 - Shakespeare's Julius Caesar Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Shakespeare's Julius Caesar: Character Analysis & Traits  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Julius Caesar Pre-Reading Activities
Lesson 9 - Julius Caesar Essay Topics
Lesson 10 - King Lear Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - King Lear: Summary & Characters  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - King Lear Comprehension Questions
Lesson 13 - King Lear Essay Topics
Lesson 14 - Merchant Of Venice Unit Plan
Lesson 15 - The Merchant of Venice Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - The Merchant Of Venice: Summary, Analysis & Characters  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - The Merchant of Venice Comprehension Questions
Lesson 18 - Merchant of Venice Essay Topics
Lesson 19 - Taming of the Shrew Project Ideas
Lesson 20 - Much Ado About Nothing Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Much Ado About Nothing Comprehension Questions
Lesson 23 - The Tempest Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Shakespeare's The Tempest: Summary, Characters & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - The Tempest Pre-Reading Activities
Lesson 26 - The Tempest Comprehension Questions
Lesson 27 - Twelfth Night Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Twelfth Night: Themes, Quotes and Cross-Dressing Characters  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - What Is Twelfth Night About? - Plot & Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Twelfth Night Comprehension Questions
Lesson 31 - Twelfth Night Unit Plan
Lesson 32 - As You Like It Comprehension Questions
Lesson 33 - Shakespeare's Richard III Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - Shakespeare's Richard III: Character Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Richard III: Fact and Fiction in Shakespeare's History Plays  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - Shakespeare's Richard III Discussion Questions
Lesson 37 - Henry V Lesson Plan
Lesson 38 - Henry V: Play Summary & Speech  Take Quiz
Lesson 39 - Shakespeare's Henry V Comprehension Questions
Lesson 40 - The Globe Theatre Lesson Plan
Lesson 41 - Shakespeare's Globe Theatre: History & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 42 - Shakespeare Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 43 - The Merchant of Venice Project Ideas
Lesson 44 - Sonnet 130 Lesson Plan
Lesson 45 - The Tempest Unit Plan
Lesson 46 - Shakespeare's Julius Caesar Unit Plan
Lesson 47 - King Lear Unit Plan
Lesson 48 - Oedipus Unit Plan
Lesson 49 - William Shakespeare Project Ideas
Lesson 50 - The Taming of the Shrew Unit Plan
Lesson 51 - The Merchant of Venice Discussion Questions
Lesson 52 - Julius Caesar Discussion Questions
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Lesson 1 - Hamlet Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Hamlet: Beyond the Famous Soliloquy  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Hamlet Pre-Reading Activities
Lesson 4 - Hamlet Essential Questions
Lesson 5 - Foil Characters in Hamlet  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Hamlet's Soliloquy Essay Questions
Lesson 7 - Hamlet's Madness Essay Questions
Lesson 8 - Metaphysical Questions in Hamlet  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Thought vs. Action in Hamlet  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Who is Osric in Hamlet? - Character Analysis & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Sin & Salvation in Hamlet  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - The Theme of Friendship in Hamlet  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Laertes Quotes from Hamlet  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Foreshadowing in Hamlet  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Hamlet: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Flower Symbolism in Hamlet  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Puns in Hamlet  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Hamlet Classroom Activities
Lesson 19 - Expressions Originating from Hamlet  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Post-Reading Activities for Hamlet
Lesson 21 - Hamlet Writing Activities
Lesson 22 - Hamlet Journal Topics
Lesson 23 - Research Paper Topics for Hamlet Examples
Lesson 24 - Argumentative Essay Topics for Hamlet
Lesson 25 - Polonius in Hamlet Essay Topics
Lesson 26 - Hamlet Essay Topics on Poison
Lesson 27 - Hamlet Essay Topics on Ophelia
Lesson 28 - Hamlet Essay Topics on Death
Lesson 29 - Hamlet Essay Topics on Revenge
Lesson 30 - Human Nature in Hamlet Essay Topics
Lesson 31 - Humanism in Hamlet Essay Topics
Lesson 32 - Nutshell by Ian McEwan Discussion Questions
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