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Romeo & Juliet in a Few (English) Words!. By Belle Badell Summer 2013. English 1 Though ESOL. Most students were level 1 ESOL – very limited English proficiency. About 20% arrived in the country after winter break.

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Romeo juliet in a few english words

Romeo & Juliet in a Few (English) Words!

By Belle Badell

Summer 2013


English 1 though esol

English 1 Though ESOL

  • Most students were level 1 ESOL – very limited English proficiency.

  • About 20% arrived in the country after winter break.

  • Small groups of 4 – Higher proficiency level student volunteer to help. Only those willing students helped with language, assignments, reading/translating.


Building background

Building Background

And in addition to that…

It was my first year teaching ESOL at the high school level!

  • I knew very little or nothing about:

  • Renaissance

  • Shakespeare


Asked for help

Asked for help!!!

Curriculum Specialist

MDCPS Bilingual

department:

Mrs. Maria Cueto


Reach out

Reach Out!

  • Curriculum Specialist in your Bilingual/ESOL department

  • History teachers

  • English teachers

  • Colleagues in your department


Building background1

BuildingBackground

Renaissance

Shakespearean Theater

Shakespeare

Shakespearean Drama


Renaissance powerpoint

Renaissance PowerPoint

  • Give students printed material (Ex: The Spread of the Renaissance word document)

  • Show/discuss PowerPoint – students take notes

    Two sources of information – CCSS!


Shakespeare

Shakespeare

  • Shakespeare’s life

  • Shakespeare as a writer

    • Universal themes

    • Reached all sorts of audiences

  • Shakespeare’s influence in the English language

  • Characteristics of the Shakespearean drama


Key ideas

Key Ideas

  • Is love stronger than hate? Debate activity in textbook

  • Love quote activity


Love is a smoke and is made with the fume of sighs

Shakespeare’s love quote

Love is a smoke and is made with the fume of sighs

Shakespeare love quote 11:

Romeo & Juliet – Act 1, Scene 1

From:

http://www.nosweatshakespeare.com/quotes/shakespeare-love-quotes/


Key ideas1

Key Ideas

Characteristics of the Shakespearean drama


Introducing romeo juliet

Introducing Romeo & Juliet


Romeo juliet characters

Romeo & Juliet - Characters


Prologue enter chorus

Prologue - [Enter Chorus.]

Two household, both alike in dignity,

In fair Verona, where we lay our scene,

From ancient grudge break to new mutiny,

Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean.

From forth the fatal loins of these two foes,

A pair of star-crossed lovers take their life,

Whose misadventure piteous overthrows

Doth with their death bury their parents’ strife.

The fearful passage of their death-marked love,

And continuance of their parent’s rage,

Which, but their children’s end, naught could remove,

Is now the two hours’ traffic of our stage,

The which if you with patient ears attend,

What here shall miss, our toil shall strive to mend.

[Exit]

Listen – Use online audio summary


Enter chorus lines 1 4

[Enter Chorus.] Lines 1-4

1Two households, both alike in dignity,

2 In fair Verona, where we lay our scene,

3 From ancient grudge break to new mutiny,

4 Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean.

3-4 ancient… unclean: A new outbreak of fighting (mutiny) between families has caused the citizens of Verona to have one another’s blood on their hands.


Teaching the play

Teaching the play

  • Combination of summaries and graphic novels

  • Small group discussions

  • Students created concept maps

  • Discussed with entire class

  • Read and discuss selected parts of the play (Use online audio)


Follow up projects

Follow up Projects

  • Create a different version:

    • Modernize the play

    • Different plot or ending

  • Design Romeo & Juliet’s Wedding

  • Create a movie poster

  • Create a FaceBook page

  • Act out a part or rewrite and act

    Here is an example…


Performance based rubric sample

Performance Based Rubric Sample


Performance based rubric sample creating a poster

Performance Based Rubric SampleCreating a Poster


Follow up

Follow Up


Have fun

Have fun!!!


Romeo juliet links new finds

Romeo & Juliet Links (new finds!)

  • Canadian Shakespeare... Interactive folio:

    http://www.canadianshakespeares.ca/folio/folio.html

    (Plot synopses are great.)

  • Prologue with music background & Act 1 audio:

    http://internetshakespeare.uvic.ca/Theater/artifact/28201/

  • Letters of heartbreak to Juliet in Verona:

    http://www.npr.org/2013/04/16/177027206/letters-of-heartbreak-find-some-love-in-verona-italy

  • Soundtrack-Music activity:

    http://www.folger.edu/edulesplandtl.cfm?lpid=704

  • Pick up lines activity:

    http://www.pbs.org/shakespeare/educators/primary/casestudy2.html

  • Anticipation guide-Romeo & Juliet:

    http://novelinks.org/uploads/Novels/RomeoAndJuliet/Anticipation%20Guide.pdf

    http://novelinks.org/uploads/Novels/RomeoAndJuliet/Anticpation.pdf


Resources

Resources

  • http://www1.ccs.k12.in.us/teachers/esalona1/Elizabethan

  • http://www.tudorhistory.org/

  • Animated Tales of Shakespeare

  • “Shakespeare in Love”

  • “Romeo & Juliet” Zeffirelli’s version (1968)

  • Discovery Education

  • www.grammarly.com


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