Engage students in literature with a Socratic Seminar. This resource is great because it can easily be adapted for any fictional text and it includes everything that you will need to do to run a Socratic Seminar in your classroom. A Socratic Seminar is an organized, formal discussion in class. Students prepare for the discussion by preparing questions about the text for other students to answer. The Socratic Seminar values inquiry and discussion.
Romeo & Juliet, Worksheets Quizzes Homework Discussion for Shakespeare’s Play
Use this visually stunning package of scene-by-scene questions covering William Shakespeare’s timeless tale of tragic love, Romeo and Juliet, to pull your students into the text and inspire them to think deeply about Shakespeare’s characters and themes.
Accountable talk strategy - each table group gets a ball of yarn; one student recalls a fact from the text (can tweak for whatever strategy their working on) and then rolls the yarn to another student who can recall a fact; continue rolling the yarn to make a web of knowledge