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Mentone Girls' Grammar School | Kerferd Library

Much ado about nothing: Overview

VCE English Unit 3

Source: Depiction of the Church scene in Much Ado About Nothing. Elmore, Alfred W. (1846).

Level 1"Much Ado About Nothing [also known as 'Love's Labour's Won'], a comedy in five acts by William Shakespeare... The play takes an ancient theme—that of a woman falsely accused of unfaithfulness—to brilliant comedic heights. (Britannica, n.d.)

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Much Ado About Nothing | Overview: Keywords

Level 1Keywords
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Amorous, Comedy, Disdain, Deception, Infidelity, Slander, Sprezzatura, Woo

Much Ado About Nothing | Overview: Study Guides

Level 1 resourceArticles

Level 1 resourceFilm and videoUsing YouTube on campus help and instructionsTo view this video on campus remember to first login to your school Google account using your mConnect username and password. Click here for more help on using YouTube on campus.

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In text reference / citation: RSC Shakespeare Learning Zone (2015) or (RSC Shakespeare Learning Zone, 2015)
Bibliography / Reference list: RSC Shakespeare Learning Zone (2015). Animated Synopsis of Love's Labour's Won (Much Ado About Nothing), [eVideo]. Royal Shakespeare Company. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/dMEIltCbtJ4

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Level 1 resourceFilm and videoNote: Because of the way in which Digital Theatre Plus authenticates off campus access first login to Digital Theatre Plus before using this direct link. For details see https://library.mentonegirls.vic.edu.au/help/digital-theatre

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In text reference / citation: 60second Recap (2010) or (60second Recap, 2010)
Bibliography / Reference list: RSC Shakespeare Learning Zone (2010). "Much Ado About Nothing" | Characters: Overview & Analysis, [eVideo]. 60second Recap. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/qIxN9SJB4B8

Level 2 resourceFilm and videoUsing YouTube on campus help and instructionsTo view this video on campus remember to first login to your school Google account using your mConnect username and password. Click here for more help on using YouTube on campus.

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In text reference / citation: RSC Shakespeare Learning Zone (2016) or (RSC Shakespeare Learning Zone, 2016)
Bibliography / Reference list: RSC Shakespeare Learning Zone (2016). Beatrice's Journey | Much Ado about Nothing: in performancee, [eVideo]. Royal Shakespeare Company. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/I6oD1VxRYL0

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When using this video don't forget to cite and reference your sources. For more information and help see the Kerferd Library referencing guide and / or CiteMaker.
In text reference / citation: RSC Shakespeare Learning Zone (2016) or (RSC Shakespeare Learning Zone, 2016)
Bibliography / Reference list: RSC Shakespeare Learning Zone (2016). Beatrice and Benedick | Much Ado about Nothing: in performance, [eVideo]. Royal Shakespeare Company. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/cApO112KbYA

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Level 1 resourceWeb sites

Much Ado About Nothing | Overview: Online resources

Level 2 resourceWeb sites

Much Ado About Nothing | Overview: Easy Reads

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Much Ado About Nothing | Overview: Audiobooks

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Much Ado About Nothing | Curriculum alignment

Level 1Victorian CurriculumThis Mentone Girls' Grammar School LibGuide supports the following Victorian curriculum outcomes.

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