Lesson Plan

Romeo and Juliet Character Map

Map of characters from Romoe and Juliet
Hannah L.
Special education instructor
Titusville Senior High School
Titusville, PA
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My Grades 9, 10, 11, 12
My Subjects English Language Arts
Objectives

Using the knowledge the students aquired from creating character sketches and social media pages the students will be able to connect all of the characters from Romeo and Juliet together using Mindmeister with a partner. 

Subjects
English Language Arts
Grades 9 - 10
All Notes
Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 Hook/Bell Ringer

The teacher will have the students take a socrative quiz (three questions) asking them how different characters from the play are connected.

Student Instructions

The students will take a short quiz on socrative, based on how the characters from the play are all connected.

2 Direct Instruction

Tellagami
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The teacher will play the tellegami to instruct the students what to complete for the assignment that day. The tellagami will tell the students to go to Mindmeister and create a character link chart demonstrating how each character is linked together. 

After, using sorting cards the students will be split into groups of two to complete the activity.

Student Instructions

The students will watch the tellagami and take notes on the assignment being described.

3 Independent Practice

MindMeister
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Google Drive
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The teacher will observe students working on their mindmeister.

Student Instructions

Students will work in their pairs on linking the different characters from the play to each other, using the social media assignments they completed earlier in the week.

4 Exit Ticket/Wrap up

MindMeister
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Wikispaces
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The teacher will instruct the students to share their mindmeister with the teacher through the classrooms wiki page, then they are to write on an exit ticket one connection they made character wise they had not made before this lesson.

The students are being assessed on the connections they made with other characters in the play through their submission of their mindmeister on the wiki page and through the exit slip.

Student Instructions

The students will share their mindmeister on the classes wiki space and then write on an exit ticket one connection they made character wise they had not made before the lesson.