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Shakespeare Curriculum Bundle

Next to the Bible, Shakespeare offers our children the richest and most lasting experience with language and literature. In keeping with the Principle Approach® emphasis on using literature to instill a love of learning, Shakespeare’s comedies, tragedies, histories and sonnets create a threshold from which our children pass into a new realm of language mastery. Even the youngest children delight in acting out famous scenes from the plays and can develop a love of Shakespeare that demystifies his work and cultivates a taste for the great classic tradition in literature and the theater. Included in the bundle is the Noah Plan® Curriculum Guide, which will prepare you to teach Shakespeare and which also includes recommendations for plays for every grade level.

Also known as “Bard of the Bible,” Shakespeare was profoundly acquainted with the Scriptures and makes Biblical themes the foundation of moral truths in all his works. He referred to the Bible over 1200 times in his plays and sonnets.

Shakespeare contrasted pagan and Christian elements in his writing, highlighting how the Scriptures shape character and history.

Order this literature bundle today and prepare to teach Shakespeare through a Biblical lens to every grade level from Kindergarten through high school.

The bundle includes:

The Noah Plan Literature Curriculum Guide by Rosalie J. Slater. Comprehensive guide for teaching literature K-12th grade. The guide, which includes an entire chapter on preparing to teach Shakespeare plus Literature Curriculum Charts with Shakespeare classics to teach at every grade level, is amplified with practical models and methods of teaching, sample student notebook pages and step-by-step teacher direction, it inspires a high Christian standard of language by building a broad vocabulary and cultivating English language skills (grammar, syntax, orthography and composition). This guide teaches literature as history, the literature of the Bible, and the Bible as the source and seedbed of literature, liberty and poetry. It instills a love of the Bible, classics and excellent literature. Includes literature charts, methods, sample lesson plans, using the Bible to teach literature, and more. Softcover, 368 pages.

Tales From Shakespeare by Charles and Mary Lamb. An introduction to the tales of Shakespeare for the young reader. Beautiful retellings of the most beloved plays of Shakespeare to cultivate the love of literature in the young child. A creative and excellent introduction to this cherished author’s works including King Lear, Hamlet, Othello, Romeo and Juliet, and 17 more. Ingeniously and creatively designed to stimulate every child’s intellect. (recommended for elementary Shakespeare curriculum K-5th grades). This book reduced the archaic English and complicated storyline of Shakespeare to a simple level that children (and many adults!) could easily read and comprehend. This book is an excellent help in preparing the teacher to teach each work. Soft cover, 154 pages.

Shakespeare for Everyone to Enjoy by David R. Brown. A captivating book for reading in the family circle or for teachers and their classes. This impartation of the author's love for the works of the greatest playwright in history opens up new vistas to Shakespeare. For those who want to venture into performance, this book opens the door. The rich Appendix includes "Records of the Life of Shakespeare," Shakespeare's Will and Epitaph, and illustration. This book provides support and encouragement for teaching a subject that some find difficult and helps the teacher and student discern the many Biblical analogies and themes. Hard cover, 130 pages.

The Journal VI “American Christian Curriculum in Literature” (FREE Gift)
A publication of the Foundation for American Christian Education. This special issue of The Journal includes articles designed to teach and demonstrate Biblical classical education or The Principle Approach. Includes articles such as “American Christian Curriculum in Literature” by Rosalie J. Slater and “An Introduction to the Art of American Literature” by Mary-Elaine Swanson, plus others that will strengthen the teaching of literature for all ages. It is an essential tool for training in the historic Biblical classical method of education that produced the highest level of literacy in our nation and prepared our Founding Fathers in forming our Biblical constitutional republic. Softcover, 153 pages. FREE with purchase of the curriculum bundle.

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Vocabulary Bundle with Shakespeare
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