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Students explore key points of the play through tableaux, using a plot summary to guide their understanding.
Students create a news report role play, exploring some of the early events in the play.
Presenting the fairies
Students choose from a range of drama activities, including character sculptures, tableaux, soundscapes and thought-tracking to explore the role of the fairies in the play.
Lonely hearts advert
Students create a lonely hearts advert or online dating profile for a character in the play.
Students create a trailer for a film version of the play.
Students imagine they are Hermia in Act 3 scene 2, and write a monologue to explore her feelings.
Role play character cards
A useful role play activity to consolidate students' understanding of the characters of the lovers in the play.
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder
Students create the script for an edited version of Act 3, Scene 1, and consider how to improve their performance. (Text and line references refer to the New Penguin Edition of the play.)
Students explore Egeus' point of view in Act 1, Scene 1 by writing a script and performing their monologue.
A useful map to help students define the relationships between characters in the play.
Students create chapter headings, select quotations and draw accompanying pictures to illustrate each chapter. Includes a set of suggested chapter titles for differentiation.
Working in pairs, students pick a card and create a tableau for the character relationship on their card.
Students identify where tense changes occur in some excerpts of writing and explain the effect this has. They then re-work a piece of their own writing and experiment with tense changes for dramatic effect. (Teacher's notes are included.)
Self-mark punctuation starters: colons
A useful summary of colon use with example sentences for students to punctuate. This resource also comes with an interactive Magnet activity.
KS3 KS4 KS5 | Skills
From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
Point of view
Students match sentences with the correct point of view and practise writing their own. An interactive Matching activity is available with this resource.