King Lear eNotes Lesson Plan
by eNotesLesson Objectives: By the end of this unit, students should be able to identify the subplot and explain its significance in the play; identify and discuss the primary themes in King Lear;...
King Lear eNotes Teaching Guide
by eNotesSo you’re going to teach William Shakespeare's The Tragedy of King Lear, a classic text that has been a mainstay in English classes for generations. Whether it’s the first or hundredth time you...
King Lear Themes Lesson Plan
by eNotesTheme Revealed Through Motif in King Lear: This lesson plan focuses on Shakespeare’s use of literary motifs to develop themes in King Lear. Students will specifically examine the motif of sight...
King Lear Act 1 Scene 1 Dialogue Analysis Activity
by eNotesThrough dialogue, playwrights reveal a character’s motivations, personality traits, and relationships with other characters. Diction (word choice) plays an essential role in writing dialogue...
King Lear Multiple Choice Test
by Michael Stultz, M.A.Lear calling upon the storm to cast a lightning bold down from the heavens to kill him is an example of a(n) A.) apostrophe B.) metaphor C.) personification D.) irony Edgar addresses...
King Lear Playbill Assignment
by morrolYour assignment is to create a playbill for King Lear. A playbill is a program given to theater goers as they enter a show. You will work in pairs of your choosing. There will be one group of...
King Lear: Act I Essay Topic