Wordsearch to find names of characters in Macbeth by William Shakespeare. Then instructions follow: describe the characters hidden in the grid. e.g. Duncan- King of Scotland. Then find a quote from this character in the text, and reference where it came from e.g. (I.v.35-7)
This art resource for teachers and pupils details how to recreate the Tudor equivalent of tracing which was Pouncing. In this resource pupils make a simple copy of the Cobbe portrait of William Shakespeare. The resource contains background on pouncing and the Cobbe portrait for teachers and a template for pupils to use to produce their own version.
This language resource for teachers looks at creating Shakespearian insults. It contains a simple insult generator encouraging pupils to combine Shakespeare’s words in new ways to create their own insults. You could use this resource as a drama exercise or as an English exercise insults can be enjoyed on their own or as part of a longer narrative created by the class. Pupils could create puppets or pencil tops to insult each other!
This technology resource contains simple instructions for pupils and teachers to make a Tudor money bag. These bags were tied to belts and were the Tudor equivalent of wallets and purses. Tudor pick pockets were known as ‘cut purses’ because cutting the ties into someone’s leather money bag would allow their money to be stolen.
Just finished this assembly with my Y5 class, it went so well and they loved it.
It involves an 'X factor' style show where each Greek god auditions to be king of the gods, whilst telling the audience a little bit about the Ancient Greeks.
It involves throwing confetti at the audience, a dance routine to music from Disney's Hercules, and a boy dressing up as Cheryl Cole....if you want.
Adapt and use as you want. Enjoy.
10 games to help build trust, strengthen relationships and create a safe environment.
10 different trust games including pairs, groups and whole class activities.
Perfect for form time, drama or sports or just as fun energizing activities in your classroom that will help to encourage positive relationships and communication.
-Become more comfortable with the group
-Have fun and laugh together
-Break down barriers
-Make new friends
Great Ice Breaker games to get a new class laughing with each other.
10 fun, silly games that help students become more comfortable with each other and stop them from being self-conscious and shy with their peers. These games are great to use with your form, a new class or with a class where friendships and relationships are breaking down.