Student handouts, possible rubric, sample assignment, and detailed instructions for this engaging creative writing task for Shakespeare's Macbeth. Over the course of studying the play, students rewrite three key scenes, getting feedback in the process, and then they select one which best represents their abilities to hand in for summative assessment.
One of the best ways to solidify students' knowledge is through transformation: having them transform a product to evidence the depth of their understanding. This task aims to help them do just that: having them rewrite key scenes from the play as narrative stories.
- Instructions for use
- First Creative Assignment Handout
- Second Creative Assignment Handout
- Third Creative Assignment Handout
- Sample student assignment
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