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This lesson plan is excellent when used as an introduction to any of Shakespeare’s plays. After a brief reading about the different forms of verb conjugations and the meaning behind them, students are given practice in conjugating different forms of common words that pop up in Shakespeare’s plays. Following this grammar activity, students are asked to work with a partner to write an original dialogue between two people, the catch, they must use at least five words from a list of commonly used language in Shakespeare's work. After they have finished, they will rewrite their dialogue into Shakespearean English using the handy conversion chart included. This activity is always a hit in the classroom, and students find it hilarious to hear their own writing transformed into something unfamiliar and archaic (at least to their ears). This download includes a full lesson plan (including a Do Now and Exit Slip activity), a double sided student worksheet, and an answer sheet for teachers.