Starting With Shakespeare

Starting With Shakespeare

Successfully Introducing Shakespeare to Children

Paperback - 2000
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William Shakespeare comes alive for students with these engaging activities. Immersing students in his life and times and characters, this book introduces elementary students to four plays: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Macbeth, Hamlet, and Romeo and Juliet. A complete historical background, an introduction to the characters, a retelling of the story, a variety of integrated activities, verses for memorization, a complete script for class performance, and a list of resources accompany each play. Activities extend learning to history, geography, science, art, music, movement, math, and language arts. Grades K-5 (adaptable to higher levels).

Publisher: Westport, CT : Teacher Ideas Press, 2000.
ISBN: 9781563087530
Branch Call Number: 372.64
Characteristics: xv, 217 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Additional Contributors: Daubert, Todd
Shwartz, Jason


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