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Dana Huff

Chicago Shakespeare Theater: Printable Handbooks - 15 views

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    Chicago Shakespeare Theater has printable handbooks for many of Shakespeare's plays. "Each of our entirely original teacher handbooks includes active, engaging teaching activities, 400 years of critical thinking, synopses, and much more. Teaching activities-all aligned with the Common Core State Standards-are designed to draw upon some of the same practices and techniques that actors use in the rehearsal process to break open Shakespeare's challenging language."
Tania Sheko

ShakespeareHelp - Merchant of Venice Lesson Plans, Merchant of Venice Quizzes, Help wit... - 1 views

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    The merchant of Venice lesson plans by ShakespeareHelp.com
Suzanne Rogers

2aImpressionist Does Shakespeare in Celebrity Voices 2c 0f - YouTube - 7 views

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    Jim Meskimen performs Clarence's speech from William Shakespeare's Richard III as a number of different celebrities, from George Clooney to Droopy Dog.
Dana Huff

YouTube - theproselytizer's Channel - 1 views

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    Robbing the Bard: The story of how a stolen Shakespeare First Folio appeared in the Folger Shakespeare Library. Narrated by David Tennant.
Dana Huff

Why Shakespeare never fails to get brains buzzing | Books | The Observer - 9 views

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    Reading Shakespeare makes you smarter!
Dana Huff

King Lear and Medicare Politics - 2 views

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    This article on the blog Better Living Through Beowulf might be an interesting way to connect King Lear to modern politics.
Dana Huff

Evolving English Teacher: #engchat: Out of the Desk & Into the Text: Using Performance ... - 5 views

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    Glenda Funk shares some performance pedagogy techniques designed to get students out of their desk and on their feet.
Dana Huff

Massive List of Phrases That Shakespeare Created That We Still Use Today | Anglotopia -... - 18 views

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    Shakespeare coined a lot of phrases and words we still commonly use today.
Dana Huff

McSweeney's Internet Tendency: willslist. - 3 views

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    Shakespeare meets Craigslist.
Dana Huff

Shakespeare in American Life - 10 views

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    A lasting online resource and a companion project for Shakespeare in American Life, a radio documentary produced by Richard Paul and narrated by Sam Waterston, airing on Public Radio International (PRI) stations beginning in April 2007.
Dana Huff

Bardfilm: The Shakespeare and Film Microblog: The Ten Best Uses of Shakespeare Sonnets ... - 18 views

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    Some of these videos would be great for teaching sonnets, especially if you want students to act them out.
Dana Huff

Internet Shakespeare Editions - 9 views

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    Great resource for William Shakespeare.
Dana Huff

Hamlet: Watch the Film | Great Performances | PBS - 9 views

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    David Tennant and Sir Patrick Stewart star in this new version of Hamlet broadcast on PBS.
Dana Huff

YourEnglishClassDotCom » Blog Archive » Shakespeare, Macbeth, and "The Story ... - 5 views

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    "A Muse of Fire" from the BBC/PBS documentary The Story of English examines the number of words coined by Shakespeare.
Dana Huff

8 of Shakespeare's Hidden Dirty Jokes (And their Modern Music Equivalents) - 14 views

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    Certainly the bard was a fan of the bawdy joke. Here Shmoop explains them along with modern song equivalents.
Dana Huff

England's fairest rose - until the Bard stitched her up - Times Online - 1 views

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    Did Shakespeare malign Elizabeth Woodville as some have claimed he maligned Richard III?
Dana Huff

How many words did Shakespeare know? - 4 views

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    Statistical techniques can give us a good estimate of how many words Shakespeare knew based on how many he used.
Dana Huff

The Shakespeare Standard >> William Shakespeare News From Pages to Stages - 1 views

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    The Shakespeare Standard is a news, feature, and blog hub for Shakespeare-related news on the web. They publish news items from around the world on a regular basis while featuring reports, blogs, vlogs, and podcasts from our editorial staff and community contributors.
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