Understanding what an Elizabethan audience would have believed about witchcraft is an important part of understanding 'Macbeth' Use the suggested websites to create a poster for an Elizabethan town titled 'How to Spot a Witch' . Try to include information on the following:
- What a witch might look like.
- How they might behave.
- What they might have with them.
- How to tell if they're a witch. www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zmjnb9q/revision/3
- Why they are dangerous.
- What to do if you find one. www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/zxfqxsg
Challenge question - Why did Shakespeare include witches in 'Macbeth'?
Tell the story of the Battle of Hastings as a comic strip on one side of A4.
Here are some events to include (they are in the wrong order):
Websites to use:
https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/guides/zsjnb9q/revision/4 (lots of facts)
https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/articles/z3s9j6f (good for picture ideas)
Mrs Eadie's English group, your homework is to create a 10 question multiple-choice quiz for your friends based on Shakespeare and his life. You must now the correct answer for each one yourself!
Here are some websites which may help you.
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