Review of Week 1
Anthony, lead educator, recorded a video this week and looked back at some interesting talking points from this week.
Below are comments that Anthony mentions in his video and links to resources.
Luis Juan Solis Carrillo on how growing up in Stratford might have influenced Shakespeare.
Teachers can find articles and lesson plans related to the life and work of Shakespeare to use in teenage English language classroom here.
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Coming up in Week 2
Next week we’ll look at one of Shakespeare’s most famous tragedies, Romeo and Juliet. We’ll look at the plot of the play and we’ll hear from an actor talking about playing Juliet. If you want to get started straight away, go to the To do list for Week 2.
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