Are you tired of boring Romeo and Juliet lessons and activities? In this unit, you will find lots of fun activities plus quizzes, assignments designed to prompt students through a reading on their own, and even a fun parent/student activity! These activities and assignments will spice up Shakespeare in your class!
*Advice column writing assignment
*Supplemental writing activity on astronomy versus astrology
*Balcony scene rewrite
*Character development charts
*Character development mask project
*Drawing the Globe theater stage
*Questions about the deaths of Mercutio and Tybalt
*Explanation and assignment on the irony in R&J
*Parent/student activity about "The Perfect Mate"
*Questions about Queen Mab and a drawing activity
*Several assignments titled "Tackling Shakespeare Alone" which guide students through several scenes, helping them discover the language and story of Shakespeare on their own
22 total items-more than 100 pages of materials!