The biography of william shakespearePresentation Transcript
The Biography ofWilliam Shakespeare Created By: Olivia Warren
My ResourcesO Bard of Avon The story of William Shakespeare (Book)O A Shakespearian Theater (Book)O William Shakespeare and the Globe (Book)O Shmoop.comO Google & Google ImagesO Wikipedia.comO Discovery EducationO YouTube
Who was William Shakespeare?O „Bard of Avon‟O English PlaywrightO PoetO ActorO Father
William’s Early lifeand Family section.
About his BirthO 23rd of April, 1564O Stratford-upon- Avon, Warwicker, EnglandO 3rd oldest out of 8 William Shakespeare at age 24!
Shakespeare’s Parents Father- John Mother- Mary Arden Shakespeare O Stay at home momO Governor of Stratford-upon- O Youngest of 8 Avon daughters.O Glove Maker
Shakespeare’s SiblingsO Joan (1558) (Died at Birth)O Margaret (1562–63)O Gilbert (1566–1612)O Joan (1569–1646)O Anne (1571–79)O Richard (1574–1613)O Edmund (1580–1607)
Mini Section ofWilliam’s Teen Years
Teen YearsO Got married at 18 to Anne HathawayO Started an Acting Career in London. Hamnet and Judith were a set of twins.
William’s AdultYears to Death
Adult Life O Plays were registered O Hamnet dies from the black plague O Queen Elizabeth I DiesThis is a Self Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I at age 13
DeathO April 23rd, 1616O 52nd BirthdayO OverdrinkingO Caught the Chills
William’s last words…..On paperWilliam‟s last words so far that we knowof before he died was written into a short poem and is carved into his gravestone at his burial site. Stating this: “Good Friends, For Jesus sake for bare, to digg the enclosed dust here; Blese be the man who spares thes stones, and crust he who moves my bones.”
William’s Influence to do what he did
His influencesO Plays he edited, attended, and acted inO His own Poems
Biggest Achievements Ever! Hamlet andO 38 plays Romeo & Juliet are both myO 154 Sonnets personalO 4 narratives favorites Most famous Plays O A Midsummers Night Dream O Romeo and Juliet O Hamlet O Macbeth
PlaysO Romeo & JulietO Richard 3rdO The TempestO Henry 4thO HamletO OthelloO Macbeth
SonnetsO Fair YouthO Dark LadyO The Rival PoetO O‟ thou my lovely boyO Shall I compare thee to a Summer‟s day?O Let me not the marriage of true mindsO My Mistress‟ eyes
NarrativesO Venus and AdonisO The Rape of LucreceO Passionate PilgrimO The Phoenix and the Turtle
GoalsO Great PlaysO Make moneyO To influence the world
Opinion My Opinion of doing this Biography Project About William Shakespeare explains that he was a very Determined, Talented, and wonderfulpoet, actor, Play writer, and I guess you could say he was an “OK” Dad.
My Recommendation to other students
RecommendationI would totally urge all of you, for a future biography project to do William Shakespeare. It was fun doing this project because I learned a lot from it.
Why would I recommend William Shakespeare? William Shakespeare is a fun person to learn about. The only hard thing about him was that most older documentswritten about him were in Old English. He had an extraordinary childhood. I have had fun learning about him and I know you would to!
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