The Witches

In this lesson, we will begin to explore the witches and how Shakespeare presents them in Act One, Scene One. We will look at some of the language the witches use and why.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which is the correct definition for regicide?

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Q2.Which is the correct definition for treason?

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Q3.When was King James I crowned?

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Q4.Name the famous plot against King James I.

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Q5.Identify the correct phrase - linked to the concept that kings were appointed by God.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which is the correct definition for regicide?

1/5

Q2.Which is the correct definition for treason?

2/5

Q3.When was King James I crowned?

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Q4.Name the famous plot against King James I.

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Q5.Identify the correct phrase - linked to the concept that kings were appointed by God.

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The Witches

Lesson Review

Q1.Which is the correct definition for paradox?

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Q2.Which is the correct definition for chaos?

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Q3.Witches were believed to have the power to control the ..........

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Q4.How many witches are there in Act One, Scene One?

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Q5.Complete the quotation. 'Fair is foul, and foul is ..........'

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Quiz:

The Witches

Lesson Review

Q1.Which is the correct definition for paradox?

1/5

Q2.Which is the correct definition for chaos?

2/5

Q3.Witches were believed to have the power to control the ..........

3/5

Q4.How many witches are there in Act One, Scene One?

4/5

Q5.Complete the quotation. 'Fair is foul, and foul is ..........'

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Lesson summary: The Witches

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