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Featured Lesson Plan

Bill's Buddies

Follow the link on the right to download a lesson plan on metaphors, created by master teacher Mary Ellen Dakin, who teaches English at Revere High School in Revere, Massachusetts.


You can use this worksheet with your students for any of Shakespeare’s plays. This lesson encourages students to both experiment with language and carefully consider a character’s role in a play.

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