Macbeth: The Witches

B and D Publishing’s Macbeth slide pack covering The Witches. This series of lessons for teaching the play at GCSE covers all of the Weird Sisters’ appearances in Shakespeare’s play: Act 1 Scene 1, Act 1 Scene 3, Act 3 Scene 5 and Act 4 Scene 1. The slides include commentary on the text, historical context, differentiated work on character, themes and imagery, language notes and written and oral assignments.

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Act 1:
Act 2:
Act 3:
Act 4:
Act 5:

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Many of the exercises in the slide packs can be found in B and D Publishing’s full key stage 4 scheme of worksheets on the AQA, Edexcel, OCR, CCEA and Eduqas set text Macbeth. This pack consists of 60 pdf pages and sample pages are available for free download here:

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

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.

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. The workbooks can also be used by pupils for GCSE exam revision.

Also available for KS3 students are ‘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:

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Created: Oct 31, 2018

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