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Much Ado About Nothing (KS3)

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Word detectives
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Students explore the meanings, modern and old, of a selection  … read more
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As you watch the film...
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Pre-Shakespeare drama - dramatic monologue
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A battle of wits - key vocabulary
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Giving evidence
Using PEE to help achieve a Level 5.  … read more
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What are they like?
Match the descriptions and statements to the characters.  … read more
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After 'the wedding'
Tasks on Borachio's confession and Hero's epitaph.  … read more
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Act 5, Scene 1: Leonato's grief
Record the parts of Leonato's speech and consider the tragic  … read more
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Actors' letters and writing frame for reply
Four actors write for advice about their role in the play. Click  … read more
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Match the lines with their modern versions
An interactive matching exercise.  … read more
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An interactive snap game for Much Ado About Nothing
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Legends and characters - An Interactive Snap game
Have a class competition exploring the links between legends  … read more
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An interactive matching exercise for Much Ado About Nothing
Match the correct dramatic terminology to the description.  … read more
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Who said it? An interactive matching exercise
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Much Ado About Nothing - paper chase
A quick-fire revision game using domino-style cards. A number  … read more
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What makes a good partner?
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Messina Matchmaker
Work from the classified ads to match characters from the pl  … read more
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The cast
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Character diaries
Write Benedick's and Claudio's diaries for key events.  … read more
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Act 1 Scene 1 and Act 2 Scene 3. Create a producer's profile.
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Much Ado introductory activities
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Improvised conversations using modern and Shakespearean language  … read more
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A drama-based summary activity
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Worksheets to go with this scheme of work
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A scheme of work for Year 7
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