by William Shakespeare

Macbeth Assignments & Activities

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Objective: Students work in small groups to create and perform a condensed adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Scottish play.” By paring down Macbeth to a performance lasting eight minutes or less, students explore the pe...
Objective: We’ve taken a cue from Macbeth’s disruption of the banquet in Act 3, Scene 4 for this assignment. Students use their knowledge of their favorite character’s traits and behavior to write a creative short story, sk...