Short prose version of the play (Lexile 1180):
Longer prose version of the play, adapted from the 19th c. version by Charles and Mary Lamb (Lexile 1310):
Also, consider using Bruce Coville's beautiful and well-written storybook, The Winter's Tale
Dial ISBN 0803727097, regretfully out of print (Lexile 680):
Formative review exercise:
Formative assessment lesson plan and review sheet: PDF
Acting exercise, "Exit, Pursued by a Bear:"
Script for classroom use:
This script contains enough copies for each actor in each scene. All scenes are no more than two pages, so they can be printed front-back on cardstock or placed in plastic sleeves for reuse.
Word count with Lexile® scores:
About the Oracle at Delphi
The Word of the Oracle