Mr Dettman – Year 11En3 – Macbeth Act 1 Scene 3: The Prophecy!

Read Act 1 Scene 3:

Use the links to the Nofear Shakespeare translated site, for a modern version (alongside the original).  http://nfs.sparknotes.com/macbeth/page_10.html 

(Page 1: The Witches meet again! Page 2: Macbeth and Banquo meet the witches Page 3: The prophecy; Page 4: Macbeth’s reaction.)

Then watch the modernised Shakespeare Retold version: Macbeth and Baquo meet the witches!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXKNnZG4DRQ

START AT: 2 minutes 40

D/E Grade: Describe how Macbeth and Banquo are, when they are confronted with the witches.  What do they promise Macbeth?

C/B Grade: How does the Witches’ (binmen) prophecy differ for Macbeth and Banquo?  What might it suggest about their relationship in the future?

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One thought on “Mr Dettman – Year 11En3 – Macbeth Act 1 Scene 3: The Prophecy!

  1. anya

    Macbeth felt excited because he was the chosen one and that his kids have been chosen and Banquo well he was like he didn’t believe anything what came out off anyone mouth he is confused and lost.

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