West Hollow Students Rethink Classic Scenes From Romeo & Juliet
Chip Parker

Mrs. Murphy’s 8th grade English class at West Hollow recently wrapped up their unit on “Romeo & Juliet” by rewriting scenes. Each group rewrote a scene and then acted it out as if it were written in modern times.

 

Mrs. Murphy’s 8th grade English class at West Hollow recently wrapped up their unit on “Romeo & Juliet” by rewriting scenes. Each group rewrote a scene and then acted it out as if it were written in modern times.

 

The general consensus was that the story would have ended much differently if cellphones and texting existed...