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Analyzing the Tension and Drama in The Balcony Scene

Unit 15: Romeo and Juliet Act 2: Analysis of Character and Tension
Lesson 2 of 8

Objective: SWBAT analyze how an author's choices concerning how to structure a text create tension or surprise by tracking Shakespeare's strategies throughout our reading of Act 2, scene 2 in preparation for an open response.

Big Idea: Romeo, Romeo, WHY are you Romeo? It really makes life so tense and dramatic!

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