Romeo and Juliet’s Current Status

In this lesson, students use their knowledge of Romeo and Juliet to create Facebook profiles for the play’s characters and compose tweets of quotes from the play in their modern language.

Media

Some media may contain mature content. Discretion is advised when viewing with students.

Lesson Plan
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Lesson tags: Creative Writing, Eighth, English, Ninth, Social Networking, Tenth

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