Byrd's English II



  • Analyze the representation of a subject or topic between different mediums
  • Analyze how an author draws on and transforms source material in a specific work
  • Delineate and evaluate arguments and claims made in a text
  • Analyze seminal documents of historical and literary significance
  • Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas
Macbeth - By William Shakespeare - BBC TV DRAMA - (Full Movie)

This week...

  • We have a vocabulary test on unit 12 Tuesday 4/12
  • I have attached the BBC video of Mac Beth to our Week in Preview page. Act I is from 0:00-33:17
  • Each class member must have a reading part - the Google Doc is attached here
  • Period 1, Period 2, Period 3
  • Friday begins our research project!! Subjects will be assigned (1 subject/2 students)
  • Final schedule chats Wednesday and Thursday

Monday, April 4

Do Now: 10 minutes - complete Friday's webquest
10 Minutes share and discuss with partners -
Period 1 - post your findings
Periods 2 and 3 - post your findings


MacBeth Scene I and Scene II

ACT I Discussion Questions - answer questions in activelylearn as we read

BBC Video Scenes I-II 0:00-5:46

Tuesday, April 5

Create a character map on white paper - use the template on the board

MacBeth Scene III-IV

BBC Video Scenes III-IV 5:47-18:28

Continue with ACT I Discussion Questions

We will have a brief comprehension quiz on scenes III-IV at the beginning of class tomorrow.

Wednesday, April 6

Do Now: Scenes III-IV Quiz

BBC Video Scenes V-VII 18:29-33:17

MacBeth Scene V

MacBeth Scene VI

MacBeth Scene VII

ACT I Discussion Questions

Thursday, April 7

Vocabulary Unit 12 Test Today!

Finish watching BBC Version of MacBeth Act I

ACT I 0:00-33:17

Friday, April 8

Research Friday