A project completing the study of Shakespeare’s Macbeth is due
on _______________________. This project may be done individually or as a group
and may take a written, oral, visual, or kinesthetic form.
Research the origins of Macbeth.
You lived during Macbeth’s reign, and kept a diary. Submit entries following
Create a Scottish daily newspaper, recording major happenings in Macbeth’s
Assume the role of theatre critic for a newspaper, and write a review of the
production of Macbeth , being sure to include specific judgements
and opinions, and
details of character and plot.
Research the clothing of the Elizabethan era.
Rewrite Macbeth as a one-half hour sit-com.
Rewrite Macbeth as a fairy tale for children. Make it in a book form and
Write a poem telling the story of Macbeth
Act out a scene before the class.
Perform a monologue before the class -
a recitation of a passage from Macbeth. .
Videotape a passage or scene from Macbeth .
On videotape, be a TV news reporter and give “the news of the day”
occurrences during Macbeth’s reign. This could be a group effort with a
anchorman reading the news, and then checking in with the roaming
Make a flip-it book portraying a quote from Macbeth .
Make a poster or large-scale drawing from
Draw a detailed map with a legend of Scotland.
Make a model castle or a sculpture.
Create a computer game dealing with Macbeth .
Write the soundtrack for the movie.
Make a costume from the Elizabethan era.
Prepare some Elizabethan food, submitting authentic recipes.
Create a boardgame called ‘Macbeth.’
Create an activity book containing a crossword puzzle/ wordsearch/ maze (at
dealing with the characters / events of the play. (Supply answer keys.)
Do a paper mache project.
Make a wood burning.