Introducing "The Taming of the Shrew" Using Living Iambic Pentameter

Unit 9: "The Taming of the Shrew" by William Shakespeare: Unmasking a Troubling Text
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Objective: SWBAT understand iambic pentameter and see "The Taming of the Shrew" as a play within a play.

Big Idea: Shakespeare wrote "The Taming of the Shrew" for performance.

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English / Language Arts, Shakespeare, activity, The Taming of the Shrew, iambic pentameter
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