Shakespeare Mega Pack

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This mega pack (a 24% discount over buying a la carte) includes study packs for Romeo & Juliet, Julius Caesar, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream, as well as a Shakespeare & Elizabethan Research power pack.

A. Shakespeare Jeopardy PowerPoint Game- This PowerPoint presentation is an interactive game based off the TV show Jeopardy. It can be used as a review for a test on William Shakespeare, his works, and vocabulary.
Categories include Family, Career, Elizabethan Life, Royalty, Vocabulary and Parts of Speech. Final Jeopardy and Double Jeopardy are included. PowerPoint can be edited to change categories and questions, even subject area.
I've never tried before, but this game could possibly be used on a SmartBoard or Promethean Board. The length of the game depends on your class but usually takes approximately an hour.

B. Shakespeare & Elizabethan Research Power Pack- This power pack will help your students research William Shakespeare and the Elizabethan era, a must-do before reading any Shakespearean play.
a. William Shakespeare Webquest & Answer Key- This is a two page webquest on William Shakespeare's life and times. Great for background information at the beginning of a Shakespeare unit. Questions include Elizabethan England and William Shakespeare's life.
Websites with the information are listed. Answers are included.

b. Shakespeare Background Research Project- Research project on William Shakespeare- personal life, career, Elizabethan life, Shakespearean royalty, and other trivia. Research questions are included.

c. Shakespeare Research Project Topics- Additional Shakespeare research topics:
Will the real Will Shakespeare please stand up
Shakespeare's resume
Bring out yer dead
Royal treatment
Fashion week- Elizabethan style
You better get this party started
Judge Judy had nothing on these people
Life before health care
Many views of the stars
DaVinci code

d. Elizabethan Times Informational Articles- Articles on important background information pertaining to William Shakespeare and Elizabethan England.
Topics include- Shakespeare's life and career, the Globe theatre, Queen Elizabeth, Elizabethan clothing, crime and punishment, food and entertainment, science & medicine, and religion & astrology, and the Plague. Includes pictures and citations. My name and information may be removed from the articles.

C. Romeo & Juliet Study Pack- This study pack contains everything you need to study William Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet
a. Romeo & Juliet Reading Packet w/ Project & Hill of Roses Questions- William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet has become a staple for 9th grade English.

This packet includes the following documents:
--One pager (1 page info sheet)
--Prologue translation activity and discussion questions
--Reading questions for all 5 acts
--Act I Characterization graphic organizer & worksheet
--Divide the Houses worksheet
--Event Timeline graphic organizer/worksheet
--Character Diary project sheet with rubric
--Conflict graphic organizer/worksheet
--Original text and translations of Act II soliloquies (3 versions)
--Dramatic speeches worksheet
--Irony and foreshadowing worksheet
--Character motivation worksheet
--Themes analysis worksheet
--"The Hill of Roses" reading questions

b. Shakespeare Romeo & Juliet Unit Test w/ Answer Sheet- William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet has become a staple for 9th grade English. Document includes 2 part test and specialized answer sheet for part 1.This unit test assesses students' knowledge of:
--Elements of Drama
--Shakespeare's Life
--Literary elements
--Who is to blame and why

D. Julius Caesar Study Pack- This study pack contains everything you need to assess your students’ knowledge of William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar
a. Shakespeare Julius Caesar Study Guide and Test- William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar is an iconic tale of power, greed and betrayal.
This package includes:
--A 2 page test review study guide WITH ANSWER KEY
--Test (true/false, multiple choice, fill-in-the-blank, symbolism, quotations, short answer, background knowledge, extra credit) WITH ANSWER KEY

b. Shakespeare Julius Caesar Stations/Centers Test Review- William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar is an iconic tale of power, greed and betrayal. To review for the test, we did a stations/centers activity. There are 5 stations:
--Dramatic Elements

Package includes:
--Stations instructions
--Mini body-biography worksheet
--Plot map points (I cut these out on colored paper, made a plot map on a piece of newsprint, and had the kids tape them in order)
--Theme web
--Dramatic elements & chart (I cut them out on colored paper, made a chart on the white board, and had the students match them up)
*For the tableau station, students used a camera to take tableau shots of their group

c. Shakespeare Caesar & Midsummer Unit Quiz- This quiz covers Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" and "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and includes answer key.
Sections include:
--Ancient Rome background
--Midsummer background
--Caesar Plot
--Caesar Themes
--Caesar Quotations
--Midsummer Plot
--Midsummer Themes
--Midsummer Quotations

E. A Midsummer Night’s Dream Study Pack- This study pack contains everything you need to study William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream
a. Shakespeare Midsummer Webquest & PowerPoint Project- Research webquest and PowerPoint group project. Background information on William Shakespeare and the play A Midsummer Night's Dream. Great intro to Shakespeare Midsummer unit. Answer Key included.

b. Shakespeare Midsummer Reading Packet w/ Project and Rubric- William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream is a fantastical tale of fairies, magic and love.
This package includes:
--One pager (1 page info sheet)
--Reading questions
--Movie questions
--Short answer questions (great addition to a test)
--Many Eras of Shakespeare project (adapting the play to different time periods)
--Project rubric
--Figurative language chart

**As always, if you have any questions about this product, please feel free to contact me :)
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