Today we will read a version of the story and discuss what it’s about. We will look at some of Shakespeare’s original language and write our own magical spells.
We will look at the characters from the story, what we know about them and what we can guess about them. The children will pick a character to design a costume for. We will then interview them in character.
Today we will look at the storm scene and create our own stop motion animation of the ship sinking.
Today we will discuss how Shakespeare’s plays have been adapted many times. We will rewrite one of the scenes as a modern version and act it out.
Next we will learn a bit about Shakespeare, and Elizabethan England. We will look at some of the words and phrases Shakespeare invented and have a go at making up some of our own.