William Shakespeare, Writing Activity, Collaborative Poster, Group Project



This William Shakespeare writing activity poster is triple the fun with the combination of coloring, creativity, and group work! An awesome activity that will go with any Shakespeare play unit! All inspired by Shakespeare’s plays, honesty, individuality, confidence, and self-esteem. The collaborative poster features a student writing prompt and an illustration of Shakespeare. After your students are finished writing and coloring, they will collaborate to assemble the poster for your classroom wall, bulletin board, classroom door, hallway, lobby, or library.
Customer feedback reviews on this resource:
❤This is so fantastic! I need a quick Shakespeare unit for the EOY that doesn’t bore my kids and this totally rocks. Thank you!

���Looks great! Love the concept. The students enjoyed it as well. I received a lot of comments on it!
For any Shakespeare play: Shakespeare quote activity recommended to go along with-
★ Romeo and Juliet
★ Julius Caesar
★ Hamlet (quote from the poster is from Hamlet)
★ Macbeth
★ A Midsummer Night’s Dream
★ A Twelfth Night
★ The Tempest
★ Much Ado About Nothing
★ King Lear

The group poster project is a perfect size to laminate. The William Shakespeare poster includes assembly instructions and helpful tips to make it even better! You will only need to print this one time per class! That’s it.

You’ll love watching your students collaborate. The activity is designed for students to communicate and work together. Encourage your students to find class members with poster pieces near their own to create their masterpiece. The writing activity is truly insightful and reflective of one his most famous quotes, “This above all: to thine own self be true…”

★ A finished image of the poster
★ Explicit and complete directions from start to finish
★ An optional row of pieces in the event you have more students
★ A writing prompt “This above all: to thine own self be true…”
★ 25 pieces (with prompt and without)
★ 4 pieces for a mini poster (with prompt and without)
★ and extra row for more students (optional)

recommended supplies needed: crayons, colored pencils, scissors, tape or stapler

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Created by Danielle Knight, © Study All Knight, The Knight Stuff, LLC.

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