Much Ado About Nothing

Introductory Work

1.  Click to review the types of comedy in Shakespeare -- Background on Comedy.

2.  Click to view characters in the play and their descriptions -- Characters.

3.  In groups of three, complete the following background questions -- Much Ado Background Questions.

4.  Watch the short biography on Shakespeare and the Flocabulary summary of Much Ado About Nothing below:

Full Text

Use the following website for in-class readings:

No Fear Shakespeare Text

*Make sure that you answer the review questions as we read!  (Hard Copy)

Film Analysis

Use the following documents to complete a final film analysis for this unit.

Film Analysis Assignment

Kenneth Branaugh Analysis Worksheet

Joss Whedon Analysis Worksheet