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A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Shakespeare in 30

$4.99

Total Pages: 25+
File Size: 3 MB
 

Description

This abridged version of A Midsummer Night’s Dream is part of my Shakespeare in 30 collection. Each play in this series has been adapted for teens to tackle in a half an hour. You can use this script for Reader’s Theatre (1-2 class periods), a Staged Reading (one week), or a full production (3-4 weeks+). This resource has been tested and performed with students in grades 6-12. Break a leg!

This version is a simple abridgment that maintains all of the subplots and has roles for fourteen students.

What You Get:
1. A full Teacher’s Guide:
–Teaching Drama in ELA & Questions to Consider
–Guide to a Staged Reading (Making the Most of One Week)
–Tips for Teaching Shakespeare
–Evaluating Drama
–Director’s Notes (and blank version)

2. An editable script

3. Shakespeare’s Language Worksheets:
–Iambic Pentameter
–Thou vs. You

4. Editable Extension Activities:
–Character Analysis + Rubric
–Performance Review + Rubric
–Soft Skills Rubric

“This resource provides the ‘quick & dirty’ of a drama, without the dragging on process of a 2-3 month unit. I also love that it provides teamwork and empathy, as my kids need to continue to realize the world doesn’t revolve entirely around them!” -Victoria R.

Download the preview for more information! You can also view a sample Close Reading scene (for The Tempest) here.

About Your Resource:
Your download is a .zip file containing a several files. The Teacher’s Guide is a .pdf and cannot be edited. You can edit the script (.doc) and the extension activities (.ppt). If you have any questions or concerns, please email me at nouvelle.ela@gmail.com.

Shakespeare in 30 Resources:

Comedies:
The Comedy of Errors
Deceiving Christopher Sly
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Much Ado About Nothing
The Tempest
Twelfth Night
As You Like It
The Merry Wives of Windsor
Taming of the Shrew

Tragedies:
Juliet & Romeo
Macbeth & the Witches
Julius Caesar
Othello
Hamlet (& Himself)
Hamlet (& his Friends)
Hamlet (& his Parents)
Hamlet (& Ophelia)
Romeo & Juliet (set to pop songs!)

Histories:
Richard III

Collections:
Two-play combo: Romeo & Juliet
Four Play Bundle: Juliet & Romeo, Twelfth Night, Macbeth, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Four Play Bundle: Juliet & Romeo, Deceiving Christopher Sly, The Comedy of Errors, and Twelfth Night
Four Play Bundle: Juliet & Romeo, Macbeth & the Witches, Othello, and Julius Caesar
Four Play Bundle: Macbeth & the Witches, The Tempest, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Much Ado About Nothing
Four Play Bundle: Four Versions of Hamlet
Eight Play Bundle

Buy 3, Get 1 Free Deal:
If you can’t find the four-play combination you want in the plays listed above, you can make your own! Simply purchase any three plays and email me at nouvelle.ela@gmail.com with your order number. Let me know the play you’d like to receive for free, and I’ll email it to you within a few days. 🙂

You may also like my Introduction to Shakespeare Escape Room and Digital Breakout and A Midsummer Night’s Dream Escape Room!

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If you have any questions, I’d love to hear from you!
-Danielle @ Nouvelle ELA

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