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Romeo and Juliet for Kids

Author : Lois Burdett
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A retelling in rhymed couplets of Shakespeare's tragedy of ill-fated young lovers is accompanied by illustrations from the author's second-grade class.

Macbeth for Kids

Author : Lois Burdett
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Retells in rhyming couplets the Shakespearean tragedy about the eleventh-century Scottish king.

Romeo and Juliet

Author : William Shakespeare
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These popular Shakespeare editions attractively presented and designed to make Shakespeare relevant to students. The plays are initially summarised in lively line illustrations that present the story in pictures to assist students to recognise the plot and major issues. This is followed by an introduction to Shakespeare's life, historical background and settings, and the attitudes of the period. The full text of the play is included with copious notes on language, historical significance and cross-references to other scenes. All are near A4 in size.

Romeo Juliet

Author : William Shakespeare
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Easy-reading adaptation that will ignite the interest of reluctant and enthusiastic readers. Arranged in a 10-chapter format with key words designed and used in context. Multiple-choice questions require students to recall specific details, sequence events, draw inferences, develop new story names, and choose the main idea. Imrpoves fluency, vocabulary and comprehension. Was written using McGraw-Hill's Core Vocabulary. Has been measured by the Fry Readability Formula. The integrity of the original play has been retained but essential converted into a novel type format.

Shakespeare s Romeo Juliet for Kids

Author : Brendan P Kelso
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Romeo & Juliet like you have never read it before; quick, fun, and easy to understand. Designed for 6-18+ actors, kids of all ages, or anyone who wants to enjoy and loosely understand Shakespeare's play. What you will get: Fun 3 melodramatic modifications for group sizes: 6-11 9-13 14-18+ Actual lines from Shakespeare's play mixed in Creatively funny interpretations of the play A delightfully hilarious rendition that is easy for ADULTS to understand too A kid who loves Shakespeare This mini-melodramatic masterpiece is sure to be a doorway for your child to love all the classics. Shakespeare is difficult enough in class or watching on stage, let alone trying to teach the stories to children, but as the author's mantra states in the book, "there is no better way to learn than to have fun " Kids who have read this have also eventually purchased the entire Shakespeare works, and have completed 'hero' reports on Shakespeare at school. Guaranteed to have you and your kids coming back for more

How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare

Author : Ken Ludwig
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A foolproof, enormously fun method of teaching your children the classic works of William Shakespeare To know some Shakespeare provides a head start in life. His plays are among the great bedrocks of Western civilization and contain the finest writing of the past 450 years. Many of the best novels, plays, poems, and films in the English language produced since Shakespeare’s death in 1616—from Pride and Prejudice to The Godfather—are heavily influenced by Shakespeare’s stories, characters, language, and themes. In How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare, acclaimed playwright Ken Ludwig provides the tools you need to inspire an understanding, and a love, of Shakespeare’s works in your children, and to have fun together along the way. Ken Ludwig devised his friendly, easy-to-master methods while teaching his own children. Beginning with memorizing short passages from the plays, his technique then instills children with cultural references they will utilize for years to come. Ludwig’s approach includes understanding of the time period and implications of Shakespeare’s diction as well as the invaluable lessons behind his words and stories. Colorfully incorporating the history of Shakespearean theater and society, How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare guides readers on an informed and adventurous journey through the world in which the Bard wrote. This book’s simple process allows anyone to impart to children the wisdom of plays like A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Twelfth Night, Macbeth, and Romeo and Juliet. And there’s fun to be had throughout. Shakespeare novices and experts and readers of all ages will each find something delightfully irresistible in How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare.

Romeo and Juliet Simply Shakespeare

Author : William Shakespeare
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Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with discussion questions, role-playing scenarios, and other study activities.

Romeo and Juliet

Author : Brendan P. Kelso
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For 6-18+ actors, or kids of all ages who want to have fun! 3 melodramatic modifications to Shakespeare's play for group sizes: 6-11; 9-13; 14-18+. Guaranteed to have you coming back for more!

Romeo and Juliet

Author : Leon Garfield
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An illustrated, abridged version of the Shakespeare tragedy with background information and explanatory stage directions.

The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet

Author : Tamara Hollingsworth
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Presents an adaptation of Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet," with tips for performing.

Brick Shakespeare

Author : John McCann
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Enjoy four of Shakespeare’s tragedies told with LEGO bricks. Here are Hamlet, Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, and Julius Caesar enacted scene by scene, captioned by excerpts from the plays. Flip through one thousand color photographs as you enjoy Shakespeare’s iconic poetry and marvel at what can be done with the world’s most popular children’s toy. Watch the brick Hamlet give his famous “To be or not to be” soliloquy, and feel brick Ophelia’s grief as she meets her watery end. Lady Macbeth in brick form brings new terror to “Out, out, damn spot!” and brick Romeo and Juliet are no less star-crossed for being rectangular and plastic. The warm familiarity of bricks lends levity to Shakespeare’s tragedies while remaining true to his original language. The ideal book for Shakespeare enthusiasts, as well as a fun way to introduce children to Shakespeare’s masterpieces, this book employs Shakespeare’s original, characteristic language in abridged form. Though the language stays true to its origins, the unique format of these well-known tragedies will give readers a new way to enjoy one of the most popular playwrights in history.

YOLO Juliet

Author : William Shakespeare
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Romeo and Juliet, one of the greatest love stories ever told . . . in texts?! Imagine: What if those star-crossed lovers Romeo and Juliet had smartphones? A classic is reborn in this fun and funny adaptation of one of Shakespeare’s most famous plays! Two families at war. A boy and a girl in love. A secret marriage gone oh-so-wrong. and h8. The classics just got a whole lot more interesting. ;) tl;dr A Shakespeare play told through its characters texting with emojis, checking in at certain locations, and updating their relationship statuses. The perfect gift for hip theater lovers and teens. A glossary and cast of characters are included for those who need it. For example: tl;dr means too long; didn’t read.

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Romeo and Juliet the Study Guide Edition

Author : Francis Gilbert
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“A great teacher,” Jeremy Paxman on BBC's Newsnight. “Clearly Francis Gilbert is a gifted and charismatic teacher,” Philip Pullman, author of 'Northern Lights'. “Gilbert writes so well that you half-suspect he could give up the day job,” The Independent. Are you struggling to understand Shakespeare's classic play 'Romeo and Juliet'? Are you a teacher who needs a really good edition of the play which will enable students to understand the play's complex language and cover all the key areas required to get a good grade in an examination or coursework? This brilliant edition of Shakespeare's great love story may be the answer to your prayers. Written by a teacher who has taught the text for more than twenty years in various secondary schools, this version is aimed at students who must analyse the text in depth or teachers wanting to deliver outstanding lessons on it. The book contains the complete text together with a parallel modern translation, which most students will be able to read independently or in small groups: the language is entirely appropriate for ages 11-18 years. The text is broken up by exercises on every important section of the play, with fill-in-the-gaps tasks to check understanding, questions to aid in-depth analysis, creative response tasks and tips on acting out the play. The first section of the book is an up-to-date study guide which explains the plot, characters, language and imagery in detail, with visual diagrams and links to relevant websites. The final section of the book contains an exhaustive explanation of how to write top grade essays on the play, including sample A* answers as well as summaries of significant literary criticism. There are plenty of pointers to help students develop their own personal responses, including thought-provoking thematic questions. This book covers the following areas in depth: It checks basic understanding by providing fill-in-the-gaps exercises on every important part of the play. It looks at why students should study 'Romeo and Juliet'. It examines Shakespeare's story, looking at the structure & themes: love, hatred and the feud, fate and the use of time. It discusses the contexts (the background) of the play: its different versions, including Brooke's poem upon which the play is based, Nashe's 'Have With You to Saffron Walden' (1596)and 'A Midsummer's Night Dream'. It investigates the nature of Shakespearean tragedy, discussing the rules Aristotle set out for this genre. It explores the world of Shakespeare's theatre and The Globe, discussing social and political contexts. It provides an overview of various productions of 'Romeo and Juliet'. It contains a detailed section on Shakespeare's language, examining his imagery and grammar, exploring his use of nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs. It contains a very helpful section on his use of rhythm and rhyme, setting exercises which will help students really understand this complex subject. There is a long section on his use of characterisations, discussing all the main characters in depth. As well as the play itself and a very accessible modern translation of it, there is a detailed summary of every act and scene. There's an excellent glossary of all the difficult words, including vocabulary students need to learn. There are a number of speaking and listening activities that are very easy to do and really aid understanding. There is a readable account of the literary criticism of the play which looks at feminist, Marxist, cultural materialist and queer theory approaches to the text. There is a detailed account of how to write a good essay on the play which includes a dissection of sub-standard essay and an example of an A* essay. Finally, there is a section which helps students compare the play with filmed versions & performances.

CliffsComplete Romeo and Juliet

Author : William Shakespeare
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In the CliffsComplete guides, the novel's complete text and a glossary appear side-by-side with coordinating numbered lines to help you understand unusual words and phrasing. You'll also find all the commentary and resources of a standard CliffsNotes for Literature. CliffsComplete Romeo & Juliet offers insight and information into a work that's rich both dramatically and thematically. Every generation since Shakespeare's time has been able to identify with some romantic or thematic aspect of the play. Discover what happens to these famous, star-crossed lovers and what causes the family feud between the Montagues and Capulets — and save valuable studying time — all at once. Enhance your reading of Romeo & Juliet with these additional features: A summary and insightful commentary for each act Bibliography and historical background on the author, William Shakespeare A look at Early Modern English intellect, religion, politics, and society Coverage of Shakespeare's source and the play's performance history A character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the characters Review questions, a quiz, discussion guide, and activity ideas A Resource Center full of books, articles, films, and Web sites Streamline your literature study with all-in-one help from CliffsComplete guides!

Romeo And or Juliet

Author : Ryan North
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A choose-your-own-path adaptation of Shakespeare's classic imagines riotous "what if" scenarios, inviting readers to explore the alternate stories of the star-crossed lovers as they fall for other partners, pursue unconventional interests and team up to take over Verona in robot suits.

Romeo and Juliet In Everyday English

Author : Coles Notes Staff
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Manga Shakespeare

Author : Richard Appignanesi
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In graphic novel format, presents an adaptation of Shakespeare's classic tale about two star-crossed lovers.

Doodle Through Shakespeare

Author : William Shakespeare
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Doodle your way through Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet This unique interactive book contains not only the full play text with annotations to help understanding, but also lots of fun doodling prompts with space to write, scribble, draw, snip and stick stuff. No rules, just enjoy Shakespeare! Inside this edition you'll find: The Full Play Text of Romeo and Juliet Clear & easy to read Fun Doodling for every page Doodling boosts recall & comprehension Helpful notes throughout explaining words & references Markers & Cut-outs to customize your book Lots of space for your thoughts Fun complimentary printable extras available online Make this book your own and love Shakespeare!

The Tragedy of Romeo And Juliet

Author : William Shakespeare
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Contained along with the complete text of Shakespeare's classic tragedy about the two star-crossed lovers from Verona is full explanatory notes, scene-by-scene plot summaries, a key to famous lines and phrases, and illustrations from the Folger Shakespeare Library's vast holdings of rare books. Reissue. (Plays / Drama)