Overview

Lady Macbeth represents one of Shakespeare’s most powerful female characters, and her role in Macbeth is pivotal. Students will use this worksheet to trace the impact power has on Lady Macbeth by examining each scene in which she appears. They will summarize the scenes, identify how characters are feeling, and draw conclusions about Shakespeare’s messages in the scenes. Pass out this worksheet prior to reading the play, and have students work on it as they read.

Get the worksheets for this lesson (plus much more!) in the printed SparkTeach guide for Macbeth.