Shakespeare: "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
These sites include summaries, lesson plans, and suggested classroom activities for this play by William Shakespeare. Read the full text of the play online, watch a movie clip, or take online quizzes. Includes eThemes Resources on Shakespeare’s life and “Drama for Students.”
Exercises for A Midsummer Night's Dream
Answer these questions and test your knowledge about the play.
Read a brief summary of the play and browse through a character list.
The Bard, the Globe, and the Midsummer Dream
This lesson plan focuses on Shakespeare, the Globe Theatre, and "Midsummer Night's Dream."
This site includes the whole text version of the play.
This site includes comprehensive study resources of the play, such as character analysis, quotations, key facts, and a quiz.
This teacher's guide includes cross-curricular activities and research assignments.
eThemes Resource: Drama For Students
These sites explore the theater and give ideas for including drama in the classroom. There is also information about the history of theater and the designs of theaters. Some sites list common terms used in the theater world. Also includes scripts for children, games, and lesson plans.
eThemes Resource: Shakespeare: His Life and Times
Learn about William Shakespeare, the places he lived, and the time period he lived in. Read the full text of some of his most popular works. Make a virtual visit to Anne Hathaway's cottage or Stratford-Upon-Avon. Try an interactive quiz to test your knowledge of Shakespeare, plus try to identify which words he invented. Visit an old Renaissance town and see what life was like in Shakespeare's time. Includes an eThemes Resource on Shakespeare: The Globe Theatre.
This is an activity for students to do after watching the movie of "A Midsummer Night's Dream."
This site has several enrichment activities with handouts. Includes a speculation journal, character diary, and vocabulary.