This 9 page workbook introduces your students to the life and times of Shakespeare. It is designed to be interactive and requires students to research much of the information themselves. It includes a template to create Shakespeare’s biography in the form of a resume, fun facts on life in Elizabethan England, some background on the Globe, Shakespearean insults to be hurled at one another, well- known phrases we use today which were coined by Shakespeare and an outline for research project on life at that time.
It also includes a teacher’s copy which provides more background information and answers to questions.
It is suitable for secondary/ middle school students who are about to study their first Shakespeare.