Othello - Shakespeare in 30 (abridged Shakespeare)

Nouvelle ELA
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This version of Othello is part of my Shakespeare in 30 collection. Each play in this series has been adapted for teens to tackle in a half an hour. You can use this script for Reader's Theatre (1-2 class periods), a Staged Reading (one week), or a full production (3-4 weeks+). This resource has been tested and performed with students in grades 6-12. Break a leg!

This play has been abridged to focus on major themes and character relationships. 7 principals & 7+ extras.

What You Get:

1. A full Teacher's Guide:

--Teaching Drama in ELA & Questions to Consider

--Guide to a Staged Reading (Making the Most of One Week)

--Tips for Teaching Shakespeare

--Evaluating Drama

--Director's Notes (and blank version)

2. An editable script

3. Shakespeare's Language Worksheets:

--Iambic Pentameter

--Thou vs. You

4. Editable Extension Activities:

--Character Analysis + Rubric

--Performance Review + Rubric

--Soft Skills Rubric

5. Digital Capabilities

--Tips for editing & uploading

--Writable Google Slides versions of worksheets

"This resource provides the 'quick & dirty' of a drama, without the dragging on process of a 2-3 month unit. I also love that it provides teamwork and empathy, as my kids need to continue to realize the world doesn't revolve entirely around them!" -Victoria R.

Download the preview for more information! You can also view a sample Close Reading scene (for The Tempest) here.

About Your Resource:

Your download is a .zip file containing a several files. The Teacher's Guide is a .pdf and cannot be edited. You can edit the script (.doc) and the extension activities (.ppt). If you have any questions or concerns, please email me at nouvelle.ela@gmail.com.

Shakespeare in 30 Resources:

Comedies:

The Comedy of Errors

Deceiving Christopher Sly

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Much Ado About Nothing

The Tempest

Twelfth Night

As You Like It

The Merry Wives of Windsor

Taming of the Shrew

Tragedies:

Juliet & Romeo

Macbeth & the Witches

Julius Caesar

Othello

Hamlet (& Himself)

Hamlet (& his Friends)

Hamlet (& his Parents)

Hamlet (& Ophelia)

Romeo & Juliet (set to pop songs!)

Histories:

Richard III

Collections:

Two-play combo: Romeo & Juliet

Four Play Bundle: Juliet & Romeo, Twelfth Night, Macbeth, and A Midsummer Night's Dream

Four Play Bundle: Juliet & Romeo, Deceiving Christopher Sly, The Comedy of Errors, and Twelfth Night

Four Play Bundle: Juliet & Romeo, Macbeth & the Witches, Othello, and Julius Caesar

Four Play Bundle: Macbeth & the Witches, The Tempest, A Midsummer Night's Dream, and Much Ado About Nothing

Four Play Bundle: Four Versions of Hamlet

Eight Play Bundle

Buy 3, Get 1 Free Deal:

If you can't find the four-play combination you want in the plays listed above, you can make your own! Simply purchase any three plays and email me at nouvelle.ela@gmail.com with your order number. Let me know the play you'd like to receive for free, and I'll email it to you within a few days. :)

You may also like my Introduction to Shakespeare Escape Room and Digital Breakout!

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-Danielle @ Nouvelle ELA

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Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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