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5 Ways to Teach Shakespeare’s Sonnets

By Folger Education   In February, when the Folger launched its exciting new website, we posted our first set of revamped teaching modules, which include assessment ideas, writing prompts and technology tools (where appropriate), and connections to the Common Core Anchor Standards for English. Just this week, we posted another round of great teaching modules:… Continue Reading »


Poetry by Women: 500 years of breaking the rules

~By Teri Cross Davis What role can poetry play in the everyday life? What role can poetry play with young people? Poetry lives and breathes at the Folger Shakespeare Library. On Monday, November 8th, best-selling Russian poet Vera Pavlova will read her work in Russian while her husband and translator Steven Seymour will read the… Continue Reading »