Shakespeare’s Language (KS3/4) Resources

This Key Stage 3/4 English Curriculum scheme of work explores Shakespeare’s language through a combination of drama and text based exercises, with extracts from Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth and The Merchant of Venice. It covers:

Language as Words, Tone and Action

Language and Directorial Intent

Language and Rhythm - Iambic pentameter

Language, Imagery and Visualisation

Language of Passion

The scheme includes exam style questions and is good preparation for GCSE and similar exams.

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