Macbeth Revision Cards!

These colourful, comprehensive, and well-structured revision cards have been creatively designed for students securing their understanding of William Shakespeare’s tragedy ‘Macbeth.’ Each card is visually-appealing and highly-detailed, covering aspects of each feature including a full summary, cited quotations from the play, definitions/ examples, and a consideration of audience reactions. They are tried and tested, with teachers incorporating them in revision games, using them as essay writing aids, or utilising them as home revision aids. They are provided as both PDFs (to prevent formatting issues between computers) and as Word documents (for easy editing).

The revision cards included in this pack are:
Characters - Macbeth, Lady Macbeth, The Witches, Banquo, King Duncan, Macduff;
Context - William Shakespeare, James I and Divine Right, Witches and the Supernatural;
Devices - Dramatic Irony, Soliloquies and Asides, Dramatic Tension;
Scenes - Act 1 Scene 3 (Witches’ prophecies), Act 3 Scene 4 (Banquet/ Banquo’s ghost), Act 5 Scene 1 (Lady Macbeth sleepwalking);
Themes - Unchecked Ambition, Madness, Fate and the Supernatural.

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  • Macbeth-Revision-Cards---Characters---Banquo-Macduff-King-Duncan.docx.pdf
  • Macbeth-Revision-Cards---Characters---Macbeth-Lady-Macbeth-The-Witches.docx.pdf
  • Macbeth-Revision-Cards---Context---Shakespeare-James-I-Divine-Right-Witches-and-Supernatural.docx.pdf
  • Macbeth-Revision-Cards---Devices---Dramatic-Irony-Soliloquies-Asides-Dramatic-Tension.docx.pdf
  • Macbeth-Revision-Cards---Scenes---1.3-3.4-5.1.docx.pdf
  • Macbeth-Revision-Cards---Themes---Ambition-Madness-Fate-vs-Supernatural.docx.pdf

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Created: May 5, 2018

Updated: Apr 12, 2019


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