By Leung Che Miriam Lau, Wing Bo Anna Tso

ISBN-10: 981100580X

ISBN-13: 9789811005800

ISBN-10: 9811005826

ISBN-13: 9789811005824

This is a teacher’s source ebook tailored for EFL academics who are looking to convey Shakespeare into their sessions. It comprises 40 cutting edge lesson plans with ready-to-use worksheets, hands-on video games and student-oriented actions that support EFL newcomers in attaining greater degrees of English talent and cultural sensitivity. by means of introducing the plots, characters, and language arts hired in Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, The Taming of the Shrew, and The service provider of Venice, the ebook conveys English grammatical ideas and features like a stroll within the backyard; complex rhetorical good points akin to rigidity, meter, rhyme, homonymy, irony, simile, metaphor, euphemism, parallelism, strange note order, and so on. are taught via meaning-driven video games and workouts. in addition to constructing EFL novices’ English language abilities, it is usually functional prolonged projects that improve higher-order considering talents, encouraging mirrored image at the valuable topics in Shakespeare’s plays.

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It is a teacher’s source e-book tailored for EFL academics who are looking to carry Shakespeare into their sessions. It comprises 40 leading edge lesson plans with ready-to-use worksheets, hands-on video games and student-oriented actions that aid EFL beginners in achieving greater degrees of English talent and cultural sensitivity.

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Consider: What questions you will ask Baptista and Katherina. You may focus more on the topic of marriage. Hot-seating (for Baptista) You are Baptista Minola, father of Katherina and Bianca. You are going to be interviewed by a group of reporters. Consider: What you might be asked. Provide a natural personal response to the interviewees’questions. Hot-seating (for Katherina) You are Katherina Minola, the foul-tempered and sharp-tongued daughter of Baptista. You are going to be interviewed by a group of reporters.

Act 1, Scene 1) Activity 1. To help the class understand the characters in The Taming of the Shrew better, initiate the hot-seating game by inviting one male student to act as Baptista, the father of Katherina and Bianca. g. What is wrong with having a spinster at home? 2. At the same time, invite a female student to act as Katherina, the shrew who does not want to be married away. Give the actress some time to put herself in Katherina’s shoes and voice her point of view. g. Why do you behave so shrewishly?

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