The 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare was April 23, 2016.
This reading passage, Did You Know? and questions might be a great Interactive Notebook Activity for this time of year. It would also be a good activity if you are studying the famous English writer. It is said that after the Bible, his works are the most quoted!
Check out this Resource:
Check out my Reader’s Theater Script on William Shakespeare. Shakespeare is a guest on a talk show and the studio audience asks questions about his life. Part of my Ms. Bie Ografee's Talk Show Series. Comprehension/Did You Know?section, LOTS of extension activities/links/key. William Shakespeare, A Reader's Theater Script
Note: Illustration from wpclipart.com
*37 plays are what most believe Shakespeare wrote in his lifetime.
Note: Other famous writers:
I also have a play on Hans Christian Andersen and a Webquest on Charles Dickens!
Hans Christian Andersen
Charles Dickens: A Webquest