This original two-page summary of Mercutio and Tybalt's death scene in Act 3 of Romeo and Juliet makes for a great cloze note activity or reading assessment.
This unique and student-friendly reading contains 40 blanks that must be completed with both paraphrased responses and answers “directly from the text.”
The cloze note format is guidance enough for students to have success understanding the events of this pivotal scene. Ninth graders typically do well with this activity following one pervious reading of the scene.
This activity is only for lines 1-138 of Act 3, Scene 1.
Answer key is included.