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The robot that writes #poetry: Machine helps compose sonnets after ‘studying’ Shakespeare's work

Shakespeare's sonnet structure

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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.poetryfoundation.org to enable students and sonnet lovers to hear these sonnets in dramatic fashion. Its an interesting combination of old world poetry and modern technology, hopefully encouraging tech-savy sonnet studying! Pinned by Devin Spencer from www.poetryfoundation.org

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.

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 - (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.

Need a quick lesson to introduce Shakespeare's Sonnets?!

This is an animated video of Sonnet 116 produced by Crescent Entertainment. The images produced in this video add a lot of drama to the sonnet. In class we talked about how the speech used in most of Shakespearean sonnets appeal to the senses, especially sight. I thought this take on Sonnet 116 provided interesting visuals for what the Poet was actually saying. This type of video could be an interesting idea for a possible Sonnet 2.0 project. - Jasmine Stevens

"My ___ is nothing like ___" Sonnet 130 and Building a Poem-Folger Shakespeare Library

$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!

Begin class with these common core aligned Shakespeare bell ringers.

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.

Make Shakespeare's Romeo Juliet even more relevant to your students with this real-life case of tragic love. High-quality multimedia resources and deep thinking questions in this FREE 45-minute lesson.

Shakespeare's Tragedies: everybody dies. The last is my favorite.

Valentine's Day add/subtract with robots---fun, fun, fun! Get it here http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Add-Subtract-Two-Digit-Numbers-no-regrouping-robot-theme-1055687

This super #LittleGoldenBooks ROBOTS, ROBOTS EVERYWHERE! (Randhom House Children's Books, $3.99, ages 2-5) needs no jetpack to fly off shelves. @Random House Kids @Sue Fliess @bobstaake #kidlit #picturebook http://wp.me/p1Qy0V-4VG

Bring more non-fiction materials to your classroom with this humorous look at greed and remorse. Click here for 45 minutes of meaningful fun!