Will's World Online

The Tempest

Access engaging films and resources about Shakespeare's life and his play The Tempest.

Suitable for Key Stages 1&2

Includes short films

Includes downloadable resources and activities

Shakespeare’s stories, language and heritage can now be brought to you online. This course is designed to capture your pupils' imagination through a series of films and supporting resources as well as activities, crafts and ideas to bring Shakespeare to life in your classroom.

Your class will enjoy a short film telling the story of Shakespeare’s life, from cradle to grave, as well as a fun re-telling of The Tempest told through the eyes of Ariel, a mischievous sprite. The re-tellings offer tales of magic, mayhem and enchantment.

For an additional fee you can also book a 45 minute live question and answer session for your pupils as a follow up to the films and resources.

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Accessing our online course

Once you have purchased your course, you will work your way through the sections with your class.

Each section introduces your pupils to a new theme using short films, downloadable resources and activities. 

You will have access to the content of the course for six weeks. Please read our full terms and conditions here. 

For an additional fee, you can book a member of our Primary Learning Team to virtually join you in your classroom. Click here for more information.

Our Primary Learning Team

The Primary Learning Team are all experienced and passionate teachers and educators.

Their expertise lies behind the national celebration of Shakespeare Week in primary schools as well as the Trust’s award winning schools’ programme.

The team’s work introduces young children to the world and works of Shakespeare, bringing it alive with positive, memorable and immersive experiences.

Course structure

  Will's World Online: introduction to course
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  Will's World Online: William Shakespeare's life from cradle to grave
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  Will's World Online: when and where was Shakespeare born
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  Will's World Online: The Tempest
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£150 for access to this course

£150 for add-on virtual question and answer session

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