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Discovering Literature – Macbeth (Download) (EMC-Free)

pages (print) 31 pages (pdf)


Written by the English & Media Centre with the British Library Learning Team, this free download on Macbeth draws on the Discovering Literature's rich resources to provide activities on the play, its contexts and criticism.

  • Investigations into primary sources on witchcraft
  • Activities to support students in thinking critically about contextual materials and their relevance to the play
  • Creative writing
  • Critical debating games
  • Investigations into the language of the play
  • Other practical ways of using the Macbeth resources on Discovering Literature.


By Jane Henson on 07th Jan 2021

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