The 20 enjoyable, interactive classroom activities that are included will help your students understand the text in amusing ways. Fun Classroom Activities include group projects, games, critical thinking activities, brainstorming sessions, writing poems, drawing or sketching, and more that will allow your students to interact with each other, be creative, and ultimately grasp key concepts from the text by "doing" rather than simply studying.
1. Modern Romeos
Students will consider modern public figures from seemingly opposed circumstances (religions, political views, socio-economic standings) and discuss the possible outcomes of a romance between members of these opposing sides.
2. It's Punny
Students will attempt to write a ten-line or five-sentence speech on any subject that uses at least five puns to communicate its meaning. Students will share these aloud.
3. Different Takes
In small groups, students will practice performing the same short scene from the play. Each group will perform the scene; the class...
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