Welcome: Who Wrote Shakespeare's Plays?
Description: In this activity, students will be able to use their research findings to stage a mock trial of Shakespeare on the authorship controversy. Students will be able to compose and support strong arguments for and against Shakespeare's authorship of the plays traditionally attributed to him.
Grade Level: 9-12
Curriculum: Foreign Language
Keywords: Shakespeare, Francis Bacon, Edward de Vere, Shakespeare's authorship of the plays
Author(s): Dasha Kareva