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The Shakespeare Card Game contains 90 cards chock full of information-- characters, famous quotes and themes about Shakespeare's dramatic play, Macbeth! This game is perfect for a drama, Language Arts or reading class. If a teacher is teaching several Shakespeare plays, additional card games can be added to this one to make it all the more complex and fun.

NOTE: I used a book with an abbreviated version of the play to create these cards, so you will not find every single character represented. The book is Stories for Children by Edith Nesbitt.

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  • rationale for teaching with games
  • front cover for cards
  • back of cards (50) including several "wild"cards
  • answer key
  • additional activities
  • rules for each game

Students play Memory, Crazy Eight or Shakespeare Shuffle in groups of four or more.

As your students study other Shakespeare plays, you can add those Shakespeare Shuffle cards to this one!

Characters Included:

  • Macbeth
  • Lady Macbeth
  • Macduff
  • Three Witches
  • Malcolm
  • Fleance

Themes of Play

Famous Lines from the Play

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Teaching Duration
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and consulting general and specialized reference materials, as appropriate.
Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.


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