This is an informational packet and study guide for Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet. This unit is designed to give the student a firm foundation for future study of Shakespeare and his art. The student will also make a thorough study of tragic drama and come to recognize the importance of the ancient Greeks who developed the tragic form of drama, which was then borrowed by Renaissance writers. The student will also come to understand why Shakespeare is still considered to be the greatest literary genius of the English speaking people and, thus, the most frequently encountered writer in high school curricula.
This packet is designed for use with both regular and an advanced Language Arts class studying Shakespeare's plays in general or Romeo and Juliet specifically.
Take a look at the preview to determine if this packet is right for your Language arts class. These questions are not taken from any other online source. Completely original content.
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Advanced Romeo and Juliet Study Guide by Cherie Shields & Lila Brightbill is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License