Information about William Shakespeare's life derives from public instead of
private documents: .... Grammar schools varied in quality during the Elizabethan
era, but the grammar ..... William Sh...
The Stratford grammar school had been built some two hundred years before ...
in English, Latin composition and the study of Latin authors like Seneca, Cicero,
Ovid, Virgil, and Horace .... Stratford School Days: What Did Shakespeare Read?
William started at the King Edward V1 Grammar School when he was seven. ...
We don't know what he did, although his plays show a great deal of ... by his tutor
Simon Hunt, and went on to read and study primarily Latin for the next 5 years.
As for the grammar school proper, the curriculum of the Stratford Free School ... In
his teens George left to study in France, and at the age of 18 he entered the ...
It is believed that William Shakespeare would have studied Latin composition
and the works of classical authors in grammar school. He's thought to have ...
Elizabethan Education - The Childhood & Education of William Shakespeare ....
would leave the Ushers to study with the Masters at the King Edward VI Grammar
School thus ... William Shakespeare, the great literary genius did not receive an ...
Smart, fresh history of William Shakespeare Childhood by PhDs and Masters ... a
grammar school run for the benefit of the sons (tough luck, daughters) of ... Boys
studied the alphabet, moved on to the Book of Common Prayer, and by the ... All
of those men read the same books Shakespeare did while they were growing up.
We have to lay our cards on the table when we speak of Shakespeare's life: in ...
but it is hard to believe that little William did not hold a special place in their
affections. ... These grammar schools were part of the Tudor educational
revolution of ... They studied grammar, from dawn to dusk, six days a week, all the
The grammar school “offered a humanist education centered on the classic, ....
Acting, in this sense, did not refer to acting as in a play, or on a stage, but rather
in .... highlights similar elements in texts that Shakespeare would have studied.
Despite its famous associations with William Shakespeare and the impression ...
the origins of King Edward VI Grammar School in Stratford-upon-Avon, and the ....
tales he had studied, it may be that he did not altogether enjoy his schooldays.