Planning for your Macbeth Essay
Mar06

Planning for your Macbeth Essay

The following captures from the classroom whiteboard outline the planning work we’ve been doing as a class for the students’ Macbeth Essay The first draft of your essay is due for completion on Tuesday – please bring it to class that...

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Fair is Foul and Foul is Fair
Feb09
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Macbeth Project
Feb03

Macbeth Project

Now that we’ve completed our reading and plot analysis of Macbeth, the real thinking begins. Attached to this entry is the project outline, complete with the component options and the deadlines by which the different aspects must be completed. As you work through your options in class, I’ll also give some basic demonstrations and model examples of what each aspect of the project should look like on completion. These will...

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Unnatural deeds do breed unnatural troubles…
Jan13

Unnatural deeds do breed unnatural troubles…

Homework-January 13th 2015 Finish your scene summary. This should include: Character list and scene location Important events of the scene A key quote with an explanation of why this quote is important Extension task:                                                “…unnatural deeds Do breed unnatural troubles; infected minds To their deaf pillows will discharge their secrets.” What do Lady Macbeth’s actions in...

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Is this a dagger I see?
Nov05

Is this a dagger I see?

Macbeth by William Shakespeare This is a copy of the text we examined today for Personification.   GDE Error: Error retrieving file - if necessary turn off error checking (405:Method Not Allowed)

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The text of Macbeth
Sep28

The text of Macbeth

Should you miss a lesson where the play is read, or if you would like to go back and re-read sections of the play, you are encouraged to use these two sources. There is a No Fear Shakespeare version of the play online which includes a somewhat over-simplified modern English version and then there’s a great Shakespeare resource that offers you an annotated complete...

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