Welcome back
Download
1 / 21

Welcome Back!! - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 76 Views
  • Uploaded on

Welcome Back!!. Agenda. Brainteaser Trivia:

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Welcome Back!!' - brygid


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

Agenda
Agenda

Brainteaser Trivia:

  • Construction of a stronger and more massive bell tower for the monastery to replace the one destroyed during the last civil strife with a neighboring lord was well underway when the old Monk visited the site. The Abbot showed the Monk the drawings and model for the three-bell tower. The Monk was impressed until he stood where the bell chamber would be and saw the spiral staircase in this medieval bell tower running the wrong direction (counterclockwise). "The staircase direction must be changed," said the Old Monk. The Abbot looked at the staircase and agreed. Why?

Brainteaser

What’s up with that Shakespeare Dude?

How to read Shakespeare

Act 1 Scene 1 – The Bad Boys of Verona

Spiral staircases in medieval castles, towers and Keeps were run clockwise. This is because all knights used to be right-handed. When the intruding army would climb the stairs they would not be able to use their right hand, which was holding the sword because of the difficulties of climbing the stairs, giving clear advantage to the defenders. Many of the orders of clergy had military training in order to defend monasteries and Abbeys during the middle ages. Left-handed knights would have had no troubles, except left-handed people could never become knights because it was assumed that they were descendants of the devil.


Shakespeare

What’s up with

Shakespeare?


How to read shakespeare part 1
How to read Shakespeare Part 1

He writes out of order….

If Shakespeare was telling us about lunch He might say: I the sandwich ate.Ate the sandwich I.Ate I the sandwich.The sandwich I ate.The sandwich ate I.

We say:

I ate the sandwich.


Part 2 omissions
Part 2: Omissions

Shakespeare often left out letters, syllables, and whole words.  These omissions really aren't that much different from the way we speak today. 

We say:

"Been to class yet?""No.  Heard Ulen'sgivin' a test.""Wha'supwi'that?“

Instead of:

"Have you been to class yet?""No, I have not been to class.  I heard that Mrs. Ulen is giving a test today.""What is up with that?"

A few examples of Shakespearean omissions/contractions follow:

'tis ~ it isope ~ openo'er ~ overgi' ~ givene'er ~ never i' ~ ine'er ~ everoft ~ oftena' ~ hee'en ~ even


Part 3 weird words
Part 3: Weird Words

Your texts books do a good job of defining these, but if you are lost check the glossary on my webpage under Shakespeare.


Part 4 stage directions
Part 4: Stage Directions

This tells the actor where to move around the stage… Shakespeare does not like to give a lot of detail here. He wanted the actors to figure it out themselves.

Example:

Enter Romeo stage left – it means he comes from the left side of the stage or screen.


On the play
On the Play!!!

Open your books to page


Hello hello

Hello, Hello

Clear your Desks of EVERYTHING!!


Agenda1
Agenda

Brainteaser

Reading Quiz

Character Sketch

What is love?

What does it all look like?


Characters
Characters

We have 5 new Characters to look at:

Romeo

Juliet

Lord Capulet

Lady Capulet

Paris


Characters1
Characters

In groups you are going to be given 1 character to examine and create a character sketch.

It should show:

  • 3 physical traits

  • 3 emotional traits

  • 2 important relationships

    You are going to have to explain these to the class!


Movie time
Movie Time

As we watch these sections think about how the actors play each character.

Is this what you were imagining when you were reading?


Essay time
Essay Time

Pick any relationship between 2 characters and write an essay telling me how is expresses one type of love.

At least 10 sentences.


HW

  • Read Act 2 by Thurs


It s thursday

It’s Thursday!!!

Clear your desks its time fore a quiz!!!


Agenda2
Agenda

Quiz

Reading Guide

Movie/ Essay


Quiz time
Quiz Time

  • Where do Romeo and Juliet meet after the party?

  • Who wants to get married?

  • Why does Friar Laurence agree to marry Romeo and Juliet?

  • What are Mercutio’s thoughts on love?

  • Who comes to ask Romeo about getting married?

  • When Friar Laurence warns Romeo that, “these violent delights have violent ends,” what type of plot device is Shakespeare using?

    7. What has Tybalt done since leaving the party in Act 1?

  • In Act 1, why does Juliet leave the party?

  • What comparison does Romeo make to Juliet’s beauty?

  • What comparison does Juliet make to Romeo’s beauty?


This is a grade so fill in any missing pieces

Pull out your reading guides, we need to review what has happened so far…

This is a grade so fill in any missing pieces!!


Movie time1
Movie Time happened so far…

Original text

Movie

How did the director stage the scene?

Was this what you pictured in your head?

Evaluate Mercutio and Tybalt – are they more alike or different and why?

  • How do Romeo and Juliet communicate?

  • How does Shakespeare show their relationship?

  • Evaluate Mercutio and Tybalt – are they more alike or different and why?


Essay
Essay happened so far…

  • Compare and Contrast the attitudes and characteristics of Mercutio and Tybalt. Are they more alike or different? How do you think their personalities will mix?


ad