Star-Crossed Lovers Online: "Romeo and Juliet" for a Digital Age


  • Aug 26 2010 5:09 PM

    Matching // Celeste Higby

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In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students use their understanding of modern experiences with technology to make active meaning of an older text, such as Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet." Students create their own modern interpretation of specific events from the drama. Students complete a range of projects, including writing headline news stories, rewriting dialogue or monologues to include one form of interactive technology, and creating digital artifacts for modern-day versions of the characters from the play. Less

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 9 to 12

    Topics: English-Language Arts, Technology, Reading Comprehension, Literature