Watch scenes from THE DECAMERON
Obtain a copy of the DVD of the 1971 film, THE DECAMERON, and watch selected scenes in class.
The Invisible Student
In the style of Bruno and Buffalmacco, have two students pretend that a third student is invisible.
Dressing in the Dark
Students will bring to class and model items that might look ridiculous if they got dressed in the dark like the abbess with the man's pants on her head.
Have students set up a situation for another student to talk his or her way out of quickly.
From the title of the book, THE DECAMERON, have a contest to see who can form ten words of four or more letters in the fastest time.
Hide the Lover
See who can come up with the most amusing place to hide a lover when a spouse returns home unexpectedly.
Read a tale from THE CANTERBURY TALES
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