Students Playing "Yes But" - Section 4: Has Kate Been Tamed? Arguing Using "Yes But"

 
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"Yes, And" and "Yes, But": Using Improvisation to Construct Argument in "The Taming of the Shrew" Act 4

Unit 9: "The Taming of the Shrew" by William Shakespeare: Unmasking a Troubling Text
Lesson 14 of 16

Objective: SWBAT argue about whether or not "The Taming of the Shrew" is a sexist text by playing the improvisational games "Yes, And" and "Yes, But."

Big Idea: Improvisation encourages logical argument and close reading.

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English / Language Arts, argument (Composition), Improvisation, The Taming of the Shrew, Yes And, Yes But, debate, discussions
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