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Teachers TV video - Richard III: RSC approaches
A Teachers TV programme showing RSC practitioner Rachel Gartside leading a workshop to encourage a connection with the play, using the themes of mistrust and abuse of power.
Who would you allow to marry your daughter?
Pre-reading activity for discussion - who should Elizabeth allow to marry her daughter? Interactive sequencing activity available.
Richard - what is he like? Useful adjectives grid.
A grid for matching adjectives to Richard's actions. Helpful for learning new vocabulary. Also available as an interactive matching activity.
Character descriptions - SATS 2007
Mix and match character activity (Act 3 Scenes 4 and 5, and Act 4 Scene 2). Also available as an interactive snap activity.
Contractions starter activity
Basic activity to help students understand Shakespeare's use of contractions. Available as an interactive matching game.
The basic plot
Handy summary for pupils to read and 'test' each other on.An interactive Sequencing activity is also available.
The character of Richard
Resource for consolidating understanding of key characteristics - fill in the gaps to complete the description.
Which words match which King? Drag and drop the words to each one. An interactive version is also available.
The plot - cloze exercise
Fill in the gaps to complete the plot summary. Available in two alternative differentiated versions with an interactive cloze version for use onscreen. Teacher's copy also available.