FroHum: 5/18 Romeo & Juliet Text

Today we are going to begin Shakespeare’s play Romeo & Juliet.

Please download this digital version of the play onto your iPad.

You will be required to annotate as you read.

Romeo & Juliet PDF

  • Step 1: Read The Prologue three times.  The first reading should simply be to get a sense of the passage.  With the second reading, identify any words you don’t know.  With the third reading, identify the parts of the passage that you understand.
  • Step 2: With a partner, complete the following activity which looks at pairs in The Prologue.


  1. Read & Annotate Act 1.1
  2. Comma Quiz on Tuesday 5/24