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Author Aagesen, Colleen.
Title Shakespeare for kids : his life and times : 21 activities / Colleen Aagesen and Margie Blumberg.
Published Chicago, Ill. : Chicago Review Press : Distributed by Independent Publishers Group, c1999.
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 TCC  PR2753 .A24 1999 grade 4-12    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description x, 149 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 22 x 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-141).
Contents Early years, world full of wonders: Pomander ball -- Decorate a pair of gloves -- Learn how to juggle -- Your own family tree -- Create a habitat for birds -- Hornbook -- Apple moye -- Create new words -- Opposites attract: oxymorons -- Days of love and leaving, marriage and family: Elizabethan games Teetotum -- Nine men's morris -- Life and career in London, nature of success: Quill pen -- Compose a sonnet -- Design a coat of arms -- Sound effects -- Goblet for a prop -- Create a slashed-shirt costume -- Make a sword -- Stage a sword fight -- Produce a scene from Julius Caesar -- Home again, naturally, Shakespeare returns: Paint a scene from A midsummer night's dream -- Bind your own folio -- Start a scrapbook -- Your place in this world of wonders.
Summary Presents the life and works of Shakespeare. Includes activities to introduce Elizabethan times, including making costumes, making and using a quill pen, and binding a book by hand.
Audience Grades 4-12.
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Dramatists, English -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Biography.
England -- Social life and customs -- 16th century.
Authors, English.
Related Names Blumberg, Margie.
ISBN 1556523475
OCLC number 40347386