Shakespeare Famous Phrases Activity

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6th - 9th
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Help your students engage with Shakespeare's language with this easy to implement research activity. This pack contains 30 of Shakespeare's most famous phrases - your students will research their allocated phrase and then color and create a loop for your class Shakespeare quote paper chain.

1. 30 Shakespeare phrases on paper chain slips: ready to decorate (pdf file)
2. Student research worksheet (pdf file)
3. Teacher guidance and ideas page (pdf file)

Using this in the classroom:
→ To introduce students to any Shakespeare
→ As part of your introduction to William Shakespeare
→ As part of your study of Shakespeare's language
→ As a research project connected to Shakespeare
→ As a mindfulness activity around test prep time
→ As an activity for visitors to your classroom to participate in
→ The research worksheet could be used as a digital integrated activity or a homework activity.


Take a look and see what buyers have said about my Shakespeare resources:
♥ “Fun way to engage students in Shakespeare right off the bat” February 2, 2017
♥ “Great background information” January 23, 2017
♥ “My students loved this. Thanks!” January 16, 2017
♥ “Very well done. Great intro activity for all level classes.” January 11, 2017


If you are looking for more ideas for creative writing, you might also be interested in:
Introduction to Shakespeare
Romeo and Juliet Workbook
Shakespeare's Insults

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