Warm-up

Shakespeare Facts: 13 Facts about Shakespeare ←FACTSlides→

Shakespeare Facts: 13 Facts about Shakespeare ←FACTSlides→http://www.factslides.com/s-ShakespeareDid you know that… Scientists detected traces of Cannabis on pipes found in William Shakespeare

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Introduction to Shakespeare – YouTube (2:00)https://youtu.be/TwSqW_19vLoAn introduction to Shakespeare. Pictures and phrases introducing main topics around a Shakespeare Theme

 

Shakespeare Lives in 2016 – anniversary trailer - YouTube

Introducing the year of celebration, 400 years after S’s death

 

Pudding Lane Productions, Crytek Off The Map - YouTube

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Songs

CBBC: All Over the Place - 'Shakespeare' Song - YouTube

CBBC: All Over the Place – ‘Shakespeare’ Song – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/rJK5ku-iNIEIain Stirling and Ed Petrie put on some pretty costumes to sing a song about one of the greatest writers of all – William Shakespeare!

 

Lesson Plans

SHAKESPEARE’S LIFE HANDOUT  Pictures that summarise the facts

William Shakespeare - DreamreaderDreamreader

William Shakespeare – DreamreaderDreamreaderhttp://dreamreader.net/lesson/william-shakespeare/William Shakespeare is one of the most famous writers in world history. Shakespeare was born in 1564 in England.

28 FREE ESL shakespeare worksheets

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William Shakespeare | LearnEnglish Kids | British Council

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William Shakespeare powerpoint

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Viewing

Shakespeare Biography.wmv - YouTube

Shakespeare Biography.wmv – YouTube  (2:10) https://youtu.be/bAWYwvGT2YQBio of Shakespeare in two minutes in pictures and words                   …          

 

[Video] Shakespeare 400 | Discovery Education UK

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The Life of William Shakespeare - YouTube

The Life of William Shakespeare – YouTube (3:05) https://youtu.be/h24zZETMzR8The Life of William Shakespeare.  A student’s video, talking to pictures

 

William Shakespeare Biography - YouTube

William Shakespeare Biography – YouTube (3:21) https://youtu.be/kOHM7DhqTpEThe life of William Shakespeare. Pictures and text to read, music audio

 

Shakespeare's Life | myShakespeare

Shakespeare’s Life | myShakespeare (5:15)https://myshakespeare.com/romeo-and-juliet/shakespeares-lifeAnimated story about Shakespeare’s life with a narrator                           …

 

Shakespeare - The History of English (3/10) - YouTube

Shakespeare – The History of English (3/10) – YouTube (1:15)https://youtu.be/BMkuUADWW2AA part of History of English in 10 minutes, animated with a narrator

 

Shakespeare's World - Timelines.tv History of Britain A08 - YouTube

Shakespeare’s World – Timelines.tv History of Britain A08 – YouTube (7:35) https://youtu.be/9P1IJqNDYjQExplore England in the age of Shakespeare: a time of transition from the medieval to the modern.

 

Dan Snow's London Guide - The Globe Theatre - YouTube

Dan Snow’s London Guide – The Globe Theatre – YouTube (2:13) https://youtu.be/xgnInT4x8kAExplore London with historian Dan Snow. Dan explores some of the attractions in Southwark, on the south bank of the River Thames.

Elizabethan theater: Shakespeare and The Globe - YouTube

Elizabethan theatre: Shakespeare and The Globe – YouTube  (7:22)https://youtu.be/YYfM0RFZ5csLearn about theatre during Shakespeare’s time. Topics include why The Globe, his theatre, was located in Southwark, what the theatre probably looked like…

 

Stuff They Don't Want You To Know - William Shakespeare - YouTube

Stuff They Don’t Want You To Know – William Shakespeare – YouTube (3:53) https://youtu.be/HZdhqdueFFgWilliam Shakespeare is one of the most well-known, influential writers in the English language — at least, that is if he actually wrote it. ..

 

Shakespeare In The Classroom -

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Exploring English: Shakespeare - Free online course

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Welcome to Shakespeare Lives | British Council's global programme of events, opportunities and activities

Welcome to Shakespeare Lives | British Council’s global programme of events, opportunities and activitieshttp://www.shakespearelives.org/Join us for events and activities celebrating Shakespeare’s work. In 2016 we’re marking the 400th anniversary of his death.
Costumes, Prose, and More: All About William Shakespearehttp://www.halloweencostumes.com/all-about-william-shakespeare.htmlWilliam Shakespeare, known as the Bard of Avon or “the Bard,” is one of the most influential and popular poets and playwrights of all time.
A comprehensive page suitable for research, recommended by Ava Barnes in the USA

 

Resource Guide to Elizabethan Era Costumes | Costume Craze

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Final Words

William Shakespeare Quote of Wisdom - YouTube

William Shakespeare Quote of Wisdom – YouTube  (6:40)https://youtu.be/qw9U3TCXwtgWilliam Shakespeare Quote of Wisdom. Music by Dan-O at DanoSongs.com

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