The theme of power: Act 1 Scene 1 - A Stormy Start

In this lesson, we will start by recapping our knowledge of the key themes of The Tempest. We will then read the key moments of Act 1 Scene 1 and explore what different forms of power we see during a stormy beginning!

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Who would come to view Shakespeare's plays?

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Q2.A Shakespearean Comedy involves...

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Q3.A Shakespearean Tragedy involves...

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Q4.A Shakespearean History involves...

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Q5.The monarch when Shakespeare began writing in the late 1580s was...

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Who would come to view Shakespeare's plays?

1/5

Q2.A Shakespearean Comedy involves...

2/5

Q3.A Shakespearean Tragedy involves...

3/5

Q4.A Shakespearean History involves...

4/5

Q5.The monarch when Shakespeare began writing in the late 1580s was...

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The Theme of Power: Act 1 Scene 1 - A Stormy Start

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Q1.A Shakespearean tragedy...

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Q2.A Shakespearean comedy...

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Q3.A Shakespearean history...

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Q4.Which of the following are themes present in The Tempest?

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Q5.Which THREE of the following are themes present in The Tempest?

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The Theme of Power: Act 1 Scene 1 - A Stormy Start

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.A Shakespearean tragedy...

1/5

Q2.A Shakespearean comedy...

2/5

Q3.A Shakespearean history...

3/5

Q4.Which of the following are themes present in The Tempest?

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Q5.Which THREE of the following are themes present in The Tempest?

Select three (3) boxes

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Lesson summary: The theme of power: Act 1 Scene 1 - A Stormy Start

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