Focus: Welcome to the world of Henry IV!
As you walk in, pick up a nice, new copy of Henry IV.
1. Making inferences about this play using the illustrated character chart: Click HERE for the slides with all of today's specific directions on the character chart and the 15 Minute Henry
2. Dividing the class into the Courtiers, the Rebels, and the Pub Crawlers; designating King Henry’s court, the rebel camp, and the Boar’s Head Tavern
Think about which section of the classroom makes the most sense for your particular locale, then decorate accordingly.
3. Performing “The 15 Minute Henry”
4. Returning to the illustrated character chart and adding any new knowledge you gained about these characters in class today.
Independent reading, independent reading, independent reading. Consider this: How much are you going to read during Homecoming Week? So, how much do you need to read this week and weekend?