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Resources on Shakespeare for High School Learners

Posted about 29 days ago by Kate M

Are you overwhelmed with the number of resources to help your students learn? Let the Library help! Using trusted resources and expert knowledge, our resourceful librarians have gathered a collection of credible and reliable resources – both electronic and books – on dozens of popular classroom topics, carefully curating each list to meet the curricular grade level demands.

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Biography Reference Bank:

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Featured Entry: William Shakespeare

Academic Journals: Parapraxes in the Plays of William Shakespeare.

Biographies:

Trade publications: A Waste of Shame: The Mystery of William Shakespeare & His Sonnets.

* This is an Ebsco database; some results may overlap those found in other Ebsco products.

Explora Secondary 6-12

Topic Overview: William Shakespeare

* This is an Ebsco database; some results may overlap those found in other Ebsco products.

Gale Ebooks

Multiple Encyclopedia and reference sources

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Hoopla

Enjoy digital access to multiple copies of all of Shakespeare’s plays.

* Hoopla check outs limited to 20 per month.

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Literary Reference Center:

Sample Articles:

Was Shakespeare a Woman?

WASSAILING AND FESTIVE MUSIC IN SHAKESPEARE'S TWELFTH NIGHT

* This is an Ebsco database; some results may overlap those found in other Ebsco products.

Overdrive:

*Overdrive titles are limited to one user per check out. Overdrive check outs limited to 20 per customer at one time.

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Cover of A year in the life of William Shakespeare A year in the life of William Shakespeare
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Scholastic Teachables:

Comic versions of multiple plays. Vocabulary Worksheets. Student project ideas.

Very Short Introductions

William Shakespeare

Shakespeare’s Comedies

Shakespeare’s Sonnets and Poems

Shakespeare’s Tragedies

World Book eBooks

Access in book format all Shakespeare plays and sonnets. Create an account with World Book to highlight and digitally write notes.

World Book Advanced:

William Shakespeare

Print Materials:
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