This is a comprehensive essay assignment/packet for Macbeth that includes engaging essay topics to effectively assess students' understanding of the play. It also includes a detailed rubric and helpful resources on prewriting, graphic organizers, thesis statements, essay structure, drafting, and peer revision. Additionally, it provides excellent examples of literary thesis statements and various types of paragraphs. It has everything you need to effectively teach and assess an essay for Macbeth. It is aligned with Common Core State Standards. It pairs perfectly with my other resources for Macbeth.