• Life in Elizabethan England 

    In preparation for reading the play Othello by William Shakespeare you will create a Power Point presentation which will help the class understand the nature of life in the 16thcentury.

    Research one of the topics below:

    Clothing/Fashion/Costumes
     
    Crime and Punishment
     
    Education
     
    Food/Drink
     
    Games/Entertainment/ Festivals/Holidays/Masques/
     
    Music/Instruments
     
    Marriage/Weddings/Family
     
    Medicine/Disease
     
    Music/Instruments
     
    Queen Elizabeth/Role of Women
     

    Use the resources listed below:


    Need more options?? Use webpath express (located in the left column of the OPAC) to search the internet for reliable websites. Use the keyword search Shakespeare (or be more specific and search by a specific topic) ..... then remember to choose your grade level.