Teaching Shakespeare!

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Shakespeare in the First Week of School—Yes!


(Image: Lloyd Wolf)
(Image: Lloyd Wolf)

Shakespeare’s language is so rich and rewarding that many of our teaching colleagues choose to start the year with it. Are you looking for some literacy-boosting, joy-inspiring activities for the first days of school? Or maybe you’re already planning to start off with a Shakespeare unit? Whatever the case, here are some ideas for connecting your new students with the power of words and their own brains.

Let us know how they go at @FolgerED!