Let’s begin with learning a bit more about Shakespeare.

  1. BBC – Famous People “Shakespeare
  2. Becoming a Shakespeare Expert – Shakespeare for Kids
  3. Shakespeare Timeline

Now, we shall tackle Shakespearean language.

  1. Watch “The History of English in 10 Minutes
  2. Look at this page for some basic Shakespearean language.
  3. Try your hand at using Shakespearean language for compliments and insults.
  4. If you don’t know what a word means, look it up in this Shakespeare Dictionary!
  5. No Fear Shakespeare can also help you understand what is being said.

Preparing for the play. Check out BBC’s Off By Heart Shakespeare Tips!

  1. Understand your lines.
  2. Learn your lines.
  3. Prepare to perform and practice moving with your props/costume.