Starting with Shakespeare : successfully introducing Shakespeare to children

by Nelson, Pauline.

Format: Print Book 2000
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Northland Public Library Children's Parent/Teacher Collection J 822.3 N33 PC
Location  Northland Public Library
Collection  Children's Parent/Teacher Collection
Call Number  J 822.3 N33 PC

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).

Additional Information
Subjects Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
English drama -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
Drama in education.
Publisher Englewood, Colo. :Teacher Ideas Press,2000
Contributors Daubert, Todd.
Shwartz, Jason.
Language English
Description xv, 217 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 1563087537
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