Monday - Vocabulary quiz (associative tools may used) with Act I multiple choice questions. Continue reading.
Tuesday/Wednesday - Students will create a character map for all of the Montagues and Capulets. Who is who? Who falls under each house? Iambic pentameter practice. Read and watch movie.
Thursday - Timeline of events up to this point. Journal entry in character's point-of-view. Assign out parts and continue with our reading. Work on reading questions in groups.
Friday - How many different themes have appeared thus far in Romeo and Juliet? Students will get into pairs and list as many as possible. What about different conflicts? List again. Close look at medicine during the time period. Continue reading as a class.