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  • Thanks, Mari. I just tried it with the Hamlet lines. I like my version better than Shakespeare's. ;o) Cheers, Skip skip@nicholson.net ------Original Message------ What are some resources on Forsooth! you are able to modify easily for any play or non-Shakespeare lessons? ...

  • What are some resources on Forsooth! you are able to modify easily for any play or non-Shakespeare lessons? One fun, quick, and engaging activity for tactile learners is Scrambled Sentences. I have used this activity as a filler activity, a way to show and identify iambic ...

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    I think I messed up on the essay part .... ------------------------------ Skip Nicholson ------------------------------

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    Received.  Do I get an A? ------------------------------ Melissa Minjares Bellarmine Prep Tacoma, Washington ------------------------------

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  • By Folger Education Please join us on the Teacher Member level of Forsooth! (teachingshakespeare.folger.edu) for two weeks of special access to and professional learning with Skip Nicholson, beloved mentor teacher in the Folger family, high school English teacher for over 40 years, AP English and NCTE superstar, and faculty at UC-Riverside Extension! On Thursday, May 10th, at 8:00PM... Continue Reading The post CHAT WITH SKIP NICHOLSON AND THE FOLGER TEACHING FAMILY! appeared first on Folger Education .
  • By Folger Education Editor’s Note: This piece was originally published here on our blog on March 22, 2016. I work at a school for students with learning differences, so I’m always looking for ways to create multiple points of access for every text my students study.  One of my favorite ways of doing that is through multimedia creation. ... Continue Reading The post Throwback Thursday: “A thousand twangling instruments”: Using media production to teach Shakespeare appeared first on Folger Education .
  • By Folger Education Exciting news! Starting this month on the Teacher Member level of Forsooth!, our new online home for teachers, we’ll be featuring Expert Teachers in Residence and creating all kinds of opportunities for our Teacher Members to connect with them and with one another. What is this whole “Expert Teacher in Residence” thing? A new program,... Continue Reading The post Announcing a Whole New Resource for Teachers! appeared first on Folger Education .