Shakespeare is a right of passage for every high school student. Some love him, but let’s be honest, a lot do not. Here are ten activities about the interesting and bizarre life and times of the Bard using QR codes (quick response codes used with mobile devices) to engage students in any Shakespeare unit.
-10 interesting facts students can access using QR codes, perfect for a one term unit
-Discussion, vocabulary and writing activities that relate to the interesting facts
-PowerPoint and teacher handout of the codes to be displayed through an interactive whiteboard or printed out
-Instructions for students for how to download a free QR reader for their smartphone