Modern Adaptations of ‘Macbeth’

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Steps

Research different modern adaptations of ‘Macbeth’ (e.g., films, TV shows, stage productions).

Choose one adaptation to compare with the original play.

Analyze how the themes, characters, and plot are interpreted differently in the adaptation.

Create a comparative analysis presentation (e.g., video essay, slideshow) highlighting the differences and similarities.

Prepare a short essay discussing your findings and personal reflections on the adaptation.

Share your presentation and essay with the class, and engage in a group discussion.

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Modern Adaptations of 'Macbeth'

LEARNING INTENTIONS

Explore modern adaptations of 'Macbeth' and their interpretations.

SUCCESS CRITERIA

Students can compare the original play with modern adaptations.

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