Modernising Macbeth Project

In this project, students create their own modernisation of Macbeth.  I've used it at the end of the summer term for the last couple of years as it consolidates the students' knowledge of the play we've just studied and allows them to do something creative. You could also change it to modernise a different play …

Introduction to Shakespeare lesson – My Shakespeare

I enjoy teaching Shakespeare - which is good as I cover it with all of my classes every year! This is an introductory lesson using 'My Shakespeare' by Kate Tempest. I've used this a number of times for years 7, 8 or 9. Students consider the impact The Great Man has had on our language …