Shakespeare ESCAPE ROOM

Shakespeare ESCAPE ROOM
Shakespeare ESCAPE ROOM
Shakespeare ESCAPE ROOM
Shakespeare ESCAPE ROOM
Shakespeare ESCAPE ROOM
Shakespeare ESCAPE ROOM
Shakespeare ESCAPE ROOM
Shakespeare ESCAPE ROOM
Grade Levels
Common Core Standards
Product Rating
4.0
9 Ratings
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

68 MB|43 pages
Share
Product Description

Get ready to have the most fun you'll have teaching with a lesson that your students will be talking about for years to come with the Shakespeare ESCAPE ROOM!

There is no wonder why escape rooms are so popular; they are highly engaging and encourage people to work together and think creatively in order to solve different puzzles... all while trying to beat the clock! This meticulously-crafted resource features all of the materials you need to conduct a full-length Shakespearean Escape Room. Planning an escape room may seem like quite the daunting task, but this product provides everything from the basics and set-up instructions to signs and answer keys so that yours runs smoothly from start to finish. The activity involves movement, energy, creative thinking and most of all, collaboration. Your students will be having so much fun that they won’t even realize the higher order thinking skills they are applying in the playing of this game!

How does it work?

In order to escape from Elizabethan England and return to the present day, your students must escape your classroom by solving 6 different puzzles, discovering a hidden message, and finding clues along the way.

  • In the first task, students must complete a crossword puzzle with questions about Shakespeare. Once complete, they must unscramble circled boxes to reveal the first code.
  • In the second task, students must correctly identify components of the Globe Theater. Shaded boxes within the correct answers will reveal the second code.
  • In the third task, students must match fictional newspaper headlines with the Shakespearean play they represent. This task is in the form of a mat puzzle and the code is revealed when students have matched all plays correctly.
  • In the fourth task, students must analyze one of Shakespeare’s most famous sonnets, My Mistress’ Eyes are Nothing like the Sun. The letters of the multiple choice questions about the sonnet will form the fourth code.
  • In the fifth task, students must assemble a jig saw puzzle with a quote from one of Shakespeare’s plays.
  • The final task brings the first 5 tasks together. Students will learn that each of the codes represent an aspect of one of Shakespeare’s plays. The name of the play is the key to escape Elizabethan England and return to the present day!

Product Includes:

- Escape Room Basics

- Detailed Day-Of Instructions

- Escape Room Print Checklist

- Student Teams Chart

- Welcome Sign for Your Door

- List of Reputable & Credible Shakespeare Resources

- Materials for 6 Tasks: task signs to be folded upright, task instructions (2 per page for easy printing), and necessary information to be kept at stations

- Student Answer Booklet

- Teacher Answer Keys

- Escape Room Reflection for homework or in-class writing activity

**Please be aware that this escape room is designed for use with internet access. The purpose of the escape room is to learn about Shakespeare, his plays, and the Globe Theater and therefore many aspects will not be common knowledge. It is therefore highly recommended that computers or tablets are available for student use.**

_____________________________________________________________________________

Save 20% off this resource when you purchase as part of a bundle of Shakespeare products:

Shakespeare Resource Bundle

___________________________________________________________________________

Also, check out these great products to add to your Shakespeare unit by Language Arts Excellence:

Shakespeare Scavenger Hunt: Introduction to the Author Activity

Shakespeare Bell Ringer Journal Prompts

Introduction to Shakespeare Powerpoint

Elizabethan England Differentiated Mini-Unit

Shakespeare Crossword Puzzle

Shakespeare's "Death Lines" Activity

Shakespeare's Epitaph Assignment

Shakespeare Valentine's Day Lesson Plan

Sonnet 130 Valentine's Day Lesson Plan

Sonnet 18 Valentine's Day Lesson Plan

Hamlet Anticipation Activity

Romeo and Juliet Anticipation Activity

Romeo and Juliet Bingo Cards - Set of 30

Macbeth Anticipation Activity

William Shakespeare Quote Posters

Looking for resources specific to A Midsummer Night's Dream?

A Midsummer Night's Dream Anticipation Activity

A Midsummer Night's Dream Do-Now Journal Prompts

A Midsummer Night's Dream Essay Prompts & Rubric

A Midsummer Night's Dream Socratic Seminar Lesson Plan and Materials

A Midsummer Night's Dream Literature Guide

More ELA Escape Rooms here:

Escape from Dystopia ESCAPE ROOM

Edgar Allan Poe ESCAPE ROOM

The Handmaid's Tale ESCAPE ROOM

The Raven ESCAPE ROOM

The Black Cat ESCAPE ROOM

The Pit & the Pendulum ESCAPE ROOM

Halloween ESCAPE ROOM

Christmas ESCAPE ROOM

Back to School ELA ESCAPE ROOM

Back to School ELA ESCAPE ROOM - Pop Culture Edition

End of Year ELA ESCAPE ROOM

End of Year ELA ESCAPE ROOM - Pop Culture Edition

___________________________________________________________________________

Click to Follow Language Arts Excellence

Total Pages
43 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
2 hours
Report this Resource
Loading...
$8.50
Digital Download
More products from Language Arts Excellence
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up