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Resources for Students:

Comic Creator: We will create a six-panel comic strip with a modern-day version of a Shakespeare scene.

Oxford English Dictionary: Oxford English Dictionary is used to look up the origins of words, definitions, and their various contexts.

Sparknotes: Sparknotes provides summaries, questions, character descriptions, and more for lots of different texts.

Poetry Terms Glossary: lots of poetry terms that students can use when looking deeper at an author's artistic choices in poetry in order to better understand his or her's work

Transitional Words and Phrases: some examples of transitional words and phrases that can be used in expository, research, critical lens papers and so on

Shakespeare Insult Generator: a randomized insult-generator that can be used in creative projects

 

Resources for Teachers:

BBC British Council- Lesson Plan Inspiration: lesson plans that successful teachers have developed and used, provided by the BBC's British Council

BBC British Council- Stories and Poems : stories and poems provided by the BBC's British Council that can be implemented in the high school and middle school classroom

Read Write Think: website for specifically 9-10 graders to be used as a resource for games, tools, activities, projects, and tips for teachers and students

 

Resources for Parents:

National Endowment for the Humanities: EDSITEment, which contains AP English Literature and Composition resources

 

 

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