History and Geography
This week, we are going to explore Shakespeare's home town of Stratford-Upon-Avon a little further before creating a leaflet to attract people to the beautiful town. Though Shakespeare was born now over 450 years ago, millions of tourists visit the towns 'Shakespearey' attractions each year.
Activity 1 - First, where is Stratford-Upon-Avon?
Use an atlas or online maps to locate the town.
- Which country is it in?
- Which county is it in?
- Which big cities and towns are nearby?
Activity 2 - Create a leaflet persuading Shakespeare fans to visit his home town. Use the resources below - and/or your own online research - to support you. (And remember to take a walk through AFOREST!