Romeo and Juliet Resources

Romeo and Juliet Resources

Content Standards and Objectives

Content Standards for WV, OH, KY             R&J Glossary

Individual Lesson Plans

Historical / Cultural

17th Century Pick Up Lines: “Your words like musick please me”, 17th Century Rules of Marriage, Gangs Throughout Literature, Romeo and Juliet Family Shields, Star-Crossed Lovers Online: Romeo and Juliet for a Digital Age …, William Shakespeare & Romeo and Juliet; Shakespearian Dating Tips;

Themes of the play

Alternative Endings, “Here’s much to do with hate, but more with love”: The Prologue in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Trumps Laura: Shakespeare and the Petrarchan Sonnet, Perfect Mate, Tragic Love: Introducing Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, Romeo’s Language,

Language Arts

Romeo and Juliet Text MessagesFigurative Language Alive: Balcony Scene Charades, Green Eggs and Iambs, You Kiss by the Book, Romeo & Juliet LessonsTalk Like Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet License Plates;


A Close Reading of Shakespeare on Your Feet, Broadway: The American Musical, Staging the Play

Other Resources


Complete Works of William Shakespeare : Romeo and Juliet, English Class in Performance, 60-Second Romeo and JulietLiterary Explorer Presents Romeo And Juliet, Romeo and Juliet Study Guide Lesson Plan,


She Loves Me, She Loves Me Not  (Do The Math), Induction Mathematics, A Love Hate Relationship : Applications of Trigonometric Functions, Mathematical Models of Love and Happiness


The Interactive Folio: Romeo and Juliet, Online tour of Verona, home of Romeo and Juliet, Spark Notes video version of the play, ShakespeareHelp – Romeo and Juliet, Romeo and Juliet Lesson, Online Guide to Romeo and Juliet; West Side Story: Birth of a Classic

Materials / Teaching Units

Shakespeare in American Communities, Romeo and Juliet and West Side Story, Romeo and Juliet 6 week Unit, Romeo and Juliet Lesson Plans – Shakespeare Navigators, Romeo and Juliet Lesson Plans @Web English Teacher, Romeo and Juliet Unit Plan, Romeo and Juliet Lesson Plans: Banish Classroom Slackers, Romeo and Juliet Lesson Plans & Resources for Teachers …, Teach4Real | Facebook for Romeo & Juliet, Lesson Plans: Complete Romeo and Juliet Lesson (Middle, Literature), Romeo and Juliet Lesson Plans, Lesson Plans: Language Arts, Romeo and Juliet and West Side Story comparison

Paid Materials / Teaching Units

Romeo and Juliet Lesson Plans by BookRags, Romeo and Juliet Lesson Plan – Literature Activities