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Sonnets – Iambic Pentameter – Shakespeare’s Poetry Like You’ve Never Seen Before
Shakespeare's sonnet structure like you've never seen before. Dazzle and inspire your students with this dynamic presentation. From a simple iambic pentameter line ("Trapeze, fall down, go boom, get up, again.") to a discussion of two of Shakespeare's most famous sonnets, there's plenty to amuse and challenge your class here. Full, 50-minute lesson materials included.
An "app" that has all of the sonnets being read by famous voices. Shakespeare would have loved actors of today reading his sonnets, especially because they read them in perfect iambic pentameter. It was created by www.poetryfoundat... to enable students and sonnet lovers to hear these sonnets in dramatic fashion.
This is a handout using Sonnet 18 and Sonnet 130 by William Shakespeare and questions to go along with both sonnets. I use these two sonnets as an ...
Annotating Sonnets: COMPLETE Common Core Standards Unit for Middle & High School
Annotating Sonnets - (gr. 7-12) An effective and COMPLETE 7-day common core unit; introduces close reading and annotating, with Shakespeare's sonnets, samples, worksheets, keys and more for truly scaffolded learning.
Shakespearean Insults and Flattery Contests, Creative Fun with Shakespeare
In one version, students use Shakespeare’s language to hurl insults, poetry-slam style. In the other version, students try to flatter and impress using unique combinations of Shakespeare’s honeyed words. Two separate engaging and creative lessons.
Need a quick lesson to introduce Shakespeare's Sonnets?!
$4.25. Make learning Shakespeare less daunting with a "Family Feud" style game featuring idioms. It's a game that lets students show off knowledge they didn't know they had about the Bard!
Romeo & Juliet, Worksheets Quizzes Homework Discussion for Shakespeare’s Play
Use this visually stunning package of scene-by-scene questions covering William Shakespeare’s timeless tale of tragic love, Romeo and Juliet, to pull your students into the text and inspire them to think deeply about Shakespeare’s characters and themes.