Introduction and Overview: Start Here

For this   assignment, please do the following:
  1. Take out your class notebook. 
  2. Add this to your table of contents: "Romeo and Juliet Webquest"
  3. Add a heading, and title your paper:

Romeo and Juliet Webquest - 

Ms. Gomez' students: this activity should be done on the ODD pages, so go on to the next odd page if you run out of room. 

Read this list before you start:

You will research the following topics. Below, next to each topic,  is the task you will need to complete.

1. Shakespeare's Life and Times

    1A. Shakespeare's Life (Create a basic timeline)

    1B. Love and Marriage in Elizabethan England (Write down three interesting facts)

    1C. Theater in Elizabethan England (Draw an annotated sketch)

2. Shakespeare's Works and Themes in Romeo and Juliet

    2A. Shakespearean Grammar (Write down two ways that Shakespeare alters language in his plays. Find one example from the play.)

    2B. Themes of Romeo and Juliet (Write one fact each about four different themes or aspects of the play)

    2C: Family Relationships in Romeo and Juliet  (Write down a response to the video)

You will need to take notes and complete each task - using only the resources on this page.   

Click on the blue text below to start:

1. William Shakespeare's life and time period (Elizabethan England)

You will work individually to get these tasks completed. Check your HW page for your Survey class to find out when this web quest is due.