Shakespeare Week Activities

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During #ShakespeareWeek Year 8 undertook the following activity:
Word
Your sentence ………
balderdash
 
bedazzled
 
clangor
 
dwindle
 
elbowroom
 
eyeball
 
eyesore
 
gnarled
 
gobetween
 
hobnob
 
honey-tongued
 
leapfrog
 
new-fangled
 
scallywag
 
shooting star
 
swagger
 
unhand
 
 
Fitting the words from Shakespeare into a contemporary sentence.

The answers were then judged and an Easter Egg awarded to the overall winner:

Oliver 8y1
 
Here are some of the brilliant sentences the students came up with:
 
I tried to HOBNOB with the popular people – Oliver
 
He LEAPFROGGED straight to the top of his profession – Evie
 
A HONEY-TONGUED salesman tried to sell us houses – Lauren
 
What are you talking bout? That’s complete BALDERDASH! – Chris
 
Her sparkling sea blue eyes BEDAZZLED me – Grace
 
You dirty, rotten SCALLYWAG – Isabelle
 
 

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