ROMEO AND JULIET
SUBJECTS — Drama/England;
SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL LEARNING — Fighting; Romantic Relationships, Suicide; Revenge;
MORAL-ETHICAL EMPHASIS — Respect; Caring.
1968 Franco Zeffirelli Version: Age: 12+: Rated PG; Drama; 138 minutes; Color. Available from Amazon.com.
1996 Baz Luhrmann’s “Romeo + Juliet:” Age: 14+: Rated PG-13 for scenes of contemporary violence and some sensuality; Drama; 120 minutes; Color. Available from Amazon.com.
For a great introduction to Romeo and Juliet, see TWM’s Snippet Lesson Plan for “Shakespeare in Love”: An Introduction to Romeo and Juliet.