An all-in-one Literature Paper 1 resource covering the entire play of “Macbeth” (115 quality and detailed slides) designed to form the basis of an entire half-term’s teaching. Covers all aspects students require for this chosen Shakespeare play.
-An in-depth social and historical background to the play, discussing the move from the Elizabethan to the Jacobean era
-A scene-by-scene bullet-point breakdown of every scene in all five acts
-A close analysis of the scenes, positing questions based on AO2 (language and structure) and AO3 (social/historical context) skills
-An introduction to the Literature Paper 1 Shakespeare question format and student-friendly assessment objectives
-Very thorough characters analyses and charting of the decline of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth
-Detailed examinations of the central themes- “Ambition”, "Being ‘a man’ and an ‘unsexed woman’, “False Appearance” and “Guilt”- with key quotes from throughout the play for each