Shakespeare for School
A first introduction to Shakespeare and his works
A Top Trumps style game to play in the classroom based on Shakespeare's characters. There are cards to cut out, and blank templates for children to make their own character cards based on the play they are studying.
A role-play and writing exercise about the power of persuasion, using some of Shakespeare's most convincing characters as examples. There are four activity sheets – King Lear, Hamlet, Henry V and Romeo and Juliet.