Starting with Shakespeare : successfully introducing Shakespeare to children
by Nelson, Pauline.
|Format:||Print Book 2000|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
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).
-- Study and teaching (Elementary)
English drama -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
Drama in education.
|Publisher|| Englewood, Colo. :Teacher Ideas Press,2000
xv, 217 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.