Macbeth Scheme of Work

B and D Publishing’s KS4 Macbeth full scheme of work. This pack is 60 pages long and a set of sample pages is available for free download here:
KS4 Shakespeare resource packs contain scene by scene notes on all aspects of the play, story summaries and differentiated worksheets. Areas typically covered include: character, themes, imagery, language, cloze passages, revision questions, written and oral assignments and quiz pages. The workbooks can also be used by pupils for GCSE exam revision.

The regular licence enables you to use this resource with your own students. Copy, edit and provide the material to those students you teach in any medium or format for the purpose of educating them and/or their private study/exam revision. The school licence allows you also to share this resource with colleagues at your school.

PowerPoint versions of many of the activities from this scheme of work are also available. This series of lessons covers all of the scenes in the AQA, Edexcel, OCR, CCEA and Eduqas set text. The slides include commentary on the text, examination of key soliloquies, language notes and differentiated work on character, themes and imagery. These can be purchased in a bundle:

For even better value, the slide packs can also be purchased as a bundle with the full scheme of worksheets:

A slide pack focusing on the scenes in which The Witches appear is also available for free download:

Key stage 4 Shakespeare schemes of work are also available for the following plays: Othello; A Midsummer Night’s Dream; The Merchant of Venice; Romeo and Juliet; The Tempest; Julius Caesar; Much Ado About Nothing; Twelfth Night; Henry V; Richard III.

For KS3 pupils see Starting Macbeth and Macbeth in Focus. The Starting Macbeth scheme of work is a short, simple introduction to the play for KS3: Macbeth in Focus features classroom display materials and accompanying worksheets, perfect as an introduction to the play for KS3 or as a quick revision resource for KS4:

Also available is the KS3 Introducing Shakespeare pack. This useful resource introduces pupils to Shakespeare’s England and theatre. The pack includes a simple model of the Globe theatre for pupils to make:

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