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Introduction to Shakespearean Language PowerPoint
Struggling to teach your students how to make sense of Shakespeare's language? This 18-slide PowerPoint will help you explain many of the nuances in Shakespeare's language in an easy to understand format. The presentation can be used for any play or sonnet study. Topics include: • Pronouns • Sonnet
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Shakespearean Language
Help your students learn the language of Shakespeare before they attempt to read his work. When I planned my first Shakespeare unit for my grade 9 English class, I had to spend a great deal of time focusing on the history of the Renaissance, Shakespeare's life, and the language of the time prior to
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Power Point Presentation: Shakespearean Language
Use this six slide presentation to help your students get an edge on reading Shakespeare. The presentation includes specific information about language used by Shakespeare, word order and why Shakespearean language seems so difficult. This slide show is also available as part of my unit on Romeo
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Shakespearean Language Made Easy
This introductory PowerPoint is designed to aid students in learning about Shakespeare's language. Examples of old, middle and modern English are included to demonstrate the evolution of language. A "Shakespeare is Everywhere" assignment is added at the end for students to realize that Shakespeare
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Commonly Used Shakespearean Language Lists and Quizzes
Before teaching a Shakespearean play to my students, I require them to learn some commonly used Shakespearean words such as "dost", "whither", "wherefore", etc. This product contains four lists with a total of 51 words, four quizzes, and four answer keys. I typically quiz the kids every other day fo
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Shakespearean Language Challenge
Students will work to identify which words/phrases belong to the Bard. (Hint: They're all Shakespeare, but your students will argue otherwise!)
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Understanding Shakespearean Language
Have students practice translating Shakespearean text into Modern English then Modern English into Shakespearean text.
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Introduction to Shakespeare with Shakespearean Language Activity
This presentation and activity can be use for ANY of Shakespeare's plays. In the presentation, there are videos and some interactive things students can do while watching these videos. The activity included is a short, fun way to introduce the Shakespearean Language to students as they are give
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Shakespearean Language - Do you know your Yodish? - MACBETH
This 2-page document is a quick activity to do with your students before starting Macbeth. If you have used my other Yodish worksheets, do know that the Yodish worksheet is the same and has been included with this product as well. The second page contains 4 sets of lines from Macbeth. The theory
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Shakespearean Language - Do you know your Yodish? - JULIUS CAESAR
This 2-page document is a quick activity to do with your students before starting Julius Caesar. If you have used my other Yodish worksheets, do know that the Yodish worksheet is the same and has been included with this product as well. The second page contains 5 sets of lines from Julius Caesar. Th
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Shakespeare Writing Assignment - Writing with Shakespearean Language
Now that your students have had the opportunity to explore the language of Shakespeare, see if they can re-create it. In this file you will find four writing assignments to incorporate Shakespearean language into modern-day activities. I've also included several exemplars for your students.
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Practice with Shakespearean Language: Inversion
As teachers of Shakespeare in the high school classroom, one of our primary tasks is giving students strategies to process Elizabethan English. This worksheet provides practice in "translating" Elizabeth English to modern English, specifically with regard to syntactical inversion.
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Explaining Shakespearean Language Through Memes!
This is a slideshow (ppt) that I developed using popular memes to assist in building comprehension of Shakespearean words and phrases. I did not create most of these images, I merely compiled them. Enjoy! Skills: Understanding and implementing context clues.
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Drama Shakespearean Language Powerpoint
Use this PPT to help introduce student actors to Shakespearean language
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Introduction to Shakespeare’s Language VALUE BUNDLE: Fun Activities & PowerPoint
Perhaps the greatest obstacle between Shakespeare’s plays and student audiences is the unfamiliar language. Now you can minimize the challenge by introducing your students to the language of Shakespeare in a way that is fun, meaningful and memorable. This comprehensive bundle—including a 28-slide
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SHAKESPEARE LANGUAGE AND VOCABULARY
Shakespeare Language: Understanding Shakespeare's language is always a challenge for middle and high school students. Before you begin reading any Shakespearean play, use this resource to prepare your students for the terminology they may encounter. ==============================================

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Othello Bundle: Worksheets, Study Guide, Task Cards, Projects
If you're teaching William Shakespeare's play, Othello, you need this bundle! With resources for every act and scene of the play, this teaching bundle will make your unit a success for both you and your students. Included in the bundle:• 100+ task cards with critical thinking questions covering each
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Shakespeare Reading Chart-Define and Critically Analyze Language & Vocabulary
Shakespeare Translation Chart -This is a three column chart that I use to help students pay close attention to Shakespearean language (it can be used with any of his plays). ♛ As they read, students record puzzling words or phrases from the text in the left-hand column. Then, when technology is a
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ROMEO AND JULIET COMPLETE PLAY BUNDLE
ROMEO AND JULIET COMPLETE PLAY BUNDLE This is a very comprehensive 120 page bundle of instructional resources and activities for the classic love story and play, Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare. I planned materials to be in line with Common Core and provide evidence-based assessment an
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Introduction to the Language of Shakespeare PowerPoint: Building Comprehension
Get your students to not only understand Shakespeare, but appreciate and—even enjoy—his work! This PowerPoint lays the groundwork necessary for them to understand the unfamiliar language and overcome their fear of reading The Bard. It also provides plenty of practice and assessment opportunities as

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Julius Caesar Act II Comic Strip for Note-taking, Active Reading, Study Guide
Students practice paraphrasing Shakespearean language while creating a study guide of key points in Act II of Julius Caesar. The comic strip helps students visualize and simplify the events of Act II. This can be used for active reading or as a study guide or as a summary tool. Great differentiatio
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Introduction to Shakespeare’s Language:  Fun Activities to Help w/ Comprehension
Do your students hate Shakespeare? Is that a stupid question? Perhaps the greatest obstacle between Shakespeare’s plays and student audiences is the unfamiliar language. Quite different from the language we use today, the Elizabethan English found in Shakespeare’s works presents a challenge to eve

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Shakespeare BUNDLE: Introduction, Analysis & Writing Activities, Gr 8,9,10,11,12
Our Shakespeare Activity BUNDLE: Activities for Introduction, Analysis and Writing, Grades 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 is a true value that will make your planning year significantly easier and will scaffold students through greater knowledge of Shakespeare’s language, and help all students improve in critica
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Two Sonnets by William Shakespeare
This is a handout using Sonnet 18 and Sonnet 130 by William Shakespeare and 10 questions to go along with both sonnets. I use these two sonnets as an introduction to Shakespearean language. This can be used with any play. There are suggested answers for the questions. ***This product is included in
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