Macbeth Reading Comprehension Activity

This is a reading comprehension activity about Macbeth. This resource is ideal for a homework activity, a reading group activity, guided reading, exam/test preparation etc.

The activity has a body of text that students need to read through thoroughly; then they can use the text to find the comprehension and grammar answers. All texts then have an extension activity for those fast finishers.

Time allowance ( one hour)
5 minutes - read through the text individually.
40 minutes - answer questions using the text as guidance (including extension activity)
15 minutes - Teacher and students go through the text and answers.

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If you’re studying Macbeth we also have a great playscript available, download a free preview here:

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  • Year-6-Macbeth-CPL.pdf
  • Year-6-Macbeth-CPL-Preview-TPT.pdf

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Created: Oct 9, 2018

Updated: Jan 10, 2019

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