Photograph: Students in a community college study skills class use a scroll as a catalyst for discussion and an explicit model for how to think strategically about text. ~I've used textmapping in my classroom and love it! The kids love it, too!
Here’s What Shakespeare’s Plays Sounded Like With Their Original English Accent
Performing Shakespeare’s plays with their original English accent - In this short documentary, linguist David Crystal and his son, actor Ben Crystal look at the differences between English pronunciation now and how it was spoken 400 years ago.
Use before Shakespeare study -The History of the English Language in a short, funny movie. Great on the first day of school when I ask them, "Why do you think four years of English class is necessary? What is the purpose of teaching English?