The Ultimate Shakespeare Package

Juggling ELA
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This is a comprehensive bundle with all of my Shakespeare unit plans. Included are units for Hamlet, Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, Othello, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Much Ado about Nothing and The Taming of the Shrew. If you bought all of these unit plans separately it would cost over $99. Buying this bundle will help you save 50%.

This bundle will be very convenient for teachers who teach multiple grades at the same time. There are over 1000 pages of materials in this bundle. Please download the preview. If you have questions feel free to ask.

Background Information

Sonnets 18 and 130 with questions (Can be used to introduce Shakespeare's language)
William Shakespeare Biography
Expectations of Elizabethan Women
History Lesson
History of English
How well do you understand Shakespeare's Language?
Globe Theater History
Queen Elizabeth I biography
Shakespeare Scavenger Hunt (Can be used in the library or in the computer lab)
Shakespeare Quiz (based on facts discovered in the Shakespeare scavenger hunt)
Shakespeare Group Research Project - I divide the class into five groups and either take them to the library or use the computer lab. Each group has a different topic to research and present to the class. The topics are:

King James I
Queen Elizabeth I
Shakespeare's Life
Shakespeare's Time-period
The Globe Theatre


To Do or Not To Do (Anticipation Guide)
Study Guide Questions for the entire play
Character Lists
Act 2 Group Work
Advice Columnist
Extra Credit Assignment
Summary of the play
Mock Trial Handouts (For advanced classes)
Movie Assignment
Hamlet Overview
Two Quizzes
Five Tests
Hamlet PowerPoint Review Game for Acts One and Two
Hamlet PowerPoint Review Game (Covers all 5 acts)
Hamlet Bingo
And More…


Macbeth Anticipation Guide
Assorted tests and quizzes for the entire play
Critical Lens Essay (New York State Regents Exam)
End of Act One Literary Terms
Letter to Lady Macbeth
Act One Chart
Macbeth and Lady Macbeth Character Chart
Essay Assignment
Shakespearean Heroes and Their Character Flaws
Lady Macbeth's Equivocation
The Three Visions
Macbeth Theatrical Scene Interpretation
Collaborative Assignment
To Kill or Not to Kill
Macbeth wanted poster
Character Poster Project
A Final Discussion
Summary of the play and characters
Movie Handout
Poem about guilt
Macbeth Symbolism Chart
Themes in Macbeth
Word Search
Macbeth Bingo
Task Cards
And More...

Romeo and Juliet

Background Vocabulary
Anticipation Guide
Vocabulary for each Act
Character Lists for each Act
Assorted tests and quizzes for the entire play (I’ve taught this play 8 times so I’ve made many different tests and quizzes depending upon the level of my classes. There are 15 assessments total.)
Attitudes in Romeo and Juliet
Character Comparison: Romeo, Benvolio, Mercutio
Romeo and Juliet: Group Performance Project
Irony in Romeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet: Love or Lust?
Poetic Device Scavenger Hunt
Quotes that can relate to the play
Re-write a scene using modern language
A summary of the play
Act One Character Chart
Character Summary
Romeo and Juliet Newspaper
Parody of the Balcony Scene
Romeo and Juliet Promptbook - The Balcony Scene
Romeo and Juliet Timeline
Romeo and Juliet - who was to blame?
Romeo and Juliet Bingo
And more...

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Study Guide Questions for the whole play
Assorted Tests and Quizzes
Critical Lens Essay (New York State English Regents)
Vocabulary Lists for each Act
Act by Act Summary
Two Movie Handouts
Critical Lens (Quotes) Group Work
Persuasive Speech
Re-write a scene
Task Cards
A Midsummer Night's Dream Bingo
And More...


Anticipation Guide
Study Guide Questions for each act
Assorted Tests and Quizzes
Character Chart
Chart showing How Iago Flatters Roderigo
Analysis Paragraph
Definitions of terms and concepts used in Othello
Othello In Class Essay
Essay (Homework)
Characterization Worksheet
Word Search Puzzle
Movie Writing Assignment
Handout for watching the movie O
Extra Credit Assignments
Characterization Webs
Project Choices
Othello Bingo
And More...

Much Ado about Nothing

Study Guide Questions for the play
Character Descriptions
Making a Modern Scene
Characterization Webs

The Taming of the Shrew

Study Guide Questions with Answers
Act One Character Chart with Answers
Characterization Webs
Venn Diagrams
A test on Acts I-III with Answers
Unit Test with Answers
Critical Lens Essay (New York State Regents Exam)
Summary of the Inductions
Scene by Scene Summary of the play
Movie Handouts
Project Choices with Presentation Rubric

If you have any questions feel free to ask.

This product is included in my British Literature Bundle listed here:
British Literature Bundle
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Lifelong tool
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