Help your students explore Shakespeare's Antony & Cleopatra with this engaging and rigorous unit. Study the whole play using this 5 week unit which includes detailed analysis, historical background, critical perspectives, and many written response options. High school students will be gripped by this battle for the future of Rome.
This bundle contains over 450+ slides and 60+ worksheets
to help you and your students analyze, explore, discuss and write on Antony & Cleopatra.
Cover every Common Core Standard
using this set through: detailed analysis of Shakespeare’s language, imagery, structure, themes and ideas. Explore two of histories most famous leaders and the events that surround their tragic downfall.
→ Teacher unit plan and guidance (7 pages PDF)
→ Pre-reading Historical Background to the Roman Republic
→ Act One: 100 slides of analysis and activities (locked powerpoint format*)
→ Act Two: 126 slides of analysis and activities (locked powerpoint format*)
→ Act Three: 96 slides of analysis and activities (locked powerpoint format*)
→ Act Four: 88 slides of analysis and activities (locked powerpoint format*)
→ Act Five: 48 slides of analysis and activities (locked powerpoint format*)
→ 60+ printable worksheets (black line to save ink)
→ Answer Keys (where relevant)
Put the play in context by discussing: the political history of the Roman Republic, Cleopatra's past and her influence, the Roman virtues, Plutarch's history of Antony, links between Cleopatra and Elizabeth I, and between Caesar and James I; Machiavellian politics; and Aristotelean tragedy.
Develop academic writing through a variety of starters and plenaries that challenge students to use some of complex terminology explained.
What is a partially editable PowerPoint?
So you will be able to open Antony & Cleopatra Analysis files in PowerPoint but you will see that you cannot edit or change them. This means you can use the slides as suit your needs and your classes
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♥ “I'm excited to use this with my 6th grade Honors English students.” February 12, 2017
♥ “Great background information” January 23, 2017
♥ “My students loved this. Thanks!” January 16, 2017
♥ “Very well done. Great intro activity for all level classes.” January 11, 2017
If you are looking for more ideas for creative writing, you might also be interested in:
Introduction to Shakespeare
Romeo and Juliet Workbook
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