Shakespeare Week


24th March 2021

Shakespeare Week is celebrated every year here at Alveston and this year we have had great fun! Each year group has one play allocated to them with the view to all children having experienced seven plays by the time they leave us in Year 6.


Reception – A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Year 1 – Macbeth

Year 2 – The Tempest

Year 3 – Romeo and Juliet

Year 4 – The Taming of the Shrew

Year 5 – Hamlet

Year 6 – Julius Caesar


We have enjoyed dance, drama, art, creative writing and learning about the history of Shakespeare.

For some additional activities, do have a look at the official Shakespeare Week website where you can find some excellent resources:



Mrs Slatter

English Leader