The Role of Supernatural Elements in ‘Macbeth’

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Identify the supernatural elements in ‘Macbeth’ (e.g., the witches, ghosts).

Research the historical and cultural context of supernatural beliefs in Shakespeare’s time.

Analyze how these elements influence the characters and plot development.

Create a multimedia presentation that explains the role and impact of the supernatural in ‘Macbeth.’

Prepare a short essay discussing the significance of the supernatural elements.

Share your multimedia presentation and essay with the class.

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The Role of Supernatural Elements in 'Macbeth'

LEARNING INTENTIONS

Understand the impact of supernatural elements in the play.

SUCCESS CRITERIA

Students can explain how the supernatural influences the plot and characters.

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