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    RE: Sonnets

    Excellent suggestion! I second that. ------------------------------ Susan Scola ------------------------------

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    RE: Sonnets

    I agree.  Years ago (before my Introduction to Folger's Shakespeare Set Free curriculum)  I was lucky enough to participate in an NEH Teachers as Scholars program entitled "Shakespeare's Sonnets as Drama."  It provided many ideas that proved a terrific entree into the ...

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    I would l love to see a session on teaching the sonnets! They are a great entry point before tackling a whole play. CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This email message, including any attachments, is for the sole use of the intended recipient(s) and may contain confidential ...

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  • Wow, Tracy, so interesting!  It would help to know a little more . . .  sorry, I always want to know more!  It's hard to think about what might support your students without seeing the lessons they're getting now.  But for starters, what kinds of students do you have (not ...

  • Hi, Jennifer, What a lovely note! I am jumping in to say YES, we totally do on-the-road teacher workshops. They have a new name now, but they are as lively and Folger as ever. We love Bill and Florida, and we'd LOVE to connect with you. Let's keep talking! Email or call ...


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