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Did you know that, at the time of its publication, Shakespeare's First Folio cost about two-thirds the price of a horse? Essential goods were obviously prioritized over luxuries such as Shakespeare's plays, but for those who could afford it, it only cost £1! #Shakespeare #money #England

Did you know that, at the time of its publication, Shakespeare's First Folio cost about two-thirds the price of a horse? Essential goods were obviously prioritized over luxuries such as Shakespeare's plays, but for those who could afford it, it only cost £1! #Shakespeare #money #England

Use Post-It notes to have students write how they view a character. You can repeat the prompt numerous times through out the text, as students evaluate how the character has changed. This activity worked wonderfully with Macbeth

from Telegraph.co.uk

The music of Shakespeare is food for thought

Wrestling with Shakespeare is good for the brain. Scientists have shown that reading the Bard and other classical writers has beneficial effects on the mind.