This guided reading handout on Act 4 of Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet
promotes reading comprehension and doubles as a study guide for future assessments
. This guide is Common Core aligned and features 13 plot-based questions, all organized by scene. Additionally, 3 relevant quotes are referenced. Students must identify the speaker and context of these quotes. The corresponding key is included with your purchase.
This is an editable Word document, so you may adapt it to fit the needs of your classes.
The following details and concepts are addressed:
♦ Lord Capulet's rush to marry off Juliet
♦ Lord Capulet's threat to Juliet
♦ Juliet's morbid confession to Friar Laurence
♦ The purpose of the vial
♦ Juliet's request for forgiveness from her father
♦ Lord Capulet's praise for Friar Laurence
♦ Juliet's paranoia in regard to Friar Laurence's motives
♦ The burial vault
♦ The Nurse's terrible discovery
♦ Cancellation of the wedding
♦ And more