KS4 Macbeth Scheme of Work and PowerPoint Bundle | Teaching Resources

B and D Publishing’s KS4 Macbeth Scheme of Work and accompanying PowerPoint slides.

The slide packs cover all five acts of Shakespeare’s play. This series of lessons for teaching the play at GCSE covers every scene, including commentary on the text, historical context, examination of key soliloquies, language notes and differentiated work on character, themes and imagery. Also included are “Character File” worksheets for pupils to fill out on Macbeth and Lady Macbeth.

Many of the exercises in the slide packs and more are included in B and D Publishing’s full key stage 4 scheme of pdf worksheets (also included in the bundle) on the AQA, Edexcel, OCR, CCEA and Eduqas set text Macbeth. This pack is 60 pages long and sample pages are available for free download here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks4-macbeth-resource-pack-sample-pages-11860541

A slide pack focusing on the scenes in which The Witches appear (Act 1 Scene 1, Act 1 Scene 3, Act 3 Scene 5 and Act 4 Scene 1) is also available for free download: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks4-macbeth-the-witches-slide-pack-17-slides-12009565

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.

KS4 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.

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, picture pages, written assignments, oral assignments, quiz pages, commentaries, etc. The workbooks can also be used by pupils for home learning and 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: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/starting-macbeth-ks3-scheme-of-work-12044679. 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: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/macbeth-in-focus-10-lesson-poster-and-worksheet-pack-ks3-12022474

Also available is the KS3 scheme of work Introducing Shakespeare. 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: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks3-introducing-shakespeare-scheme-of-work-11889714

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