A Midsummer Night's Dream

  • Puck | Shakespeare Uncovered

    This video resource from Shakespeare Uncovered explores the character of Puck (also known as Robin Goodfellow) and how he impacts the play A Midsummer Night's Dream. Using video, graphic organizers, and text-dependent discussion questions, students will learn the origins of Puck while examining different interpretations of the character and how he moves the plot forward.

    Grades: 5-9
  • The Many Plots of A Midsummer Night's Dream | Shakespeare Uncovered

    This media gallery from Shakespeare Uncovered will help your students understand the many plots in A Midsummer Night's Dream, how they move the play forward, and how they are intertwined. Videos, text-dependent questions, and graphic organizers will highlight what students need to know about the play's Athenian court as well as its lovers, fairies, and rude "mechanicals."

    Grades: 5-9
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream with Hugh Bonneville

    Hugh Bonneville explores the play A Midsummer Night’s Dream in this episode from Shakespeare Uncovered.

    Grades: 6-12
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream: The Love Potion | Shakespeare Uncovered

    This media gallery from Shakespeare Uncovered examines how and why the love potion is used in William Shakespeare's comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream. Students will learn what inspired Shakespeare to incorporate the love potion into the play and how it impacts the plot and dialogue.

    Grades: 6-9