Macbeth Plot Graphic Organizer

01.08 Macbeth Plot Analysis Graphic Organizer

Plot Elements

Element Definition ACT in the Play


Rising Action:


Falling Action:


Plot Analysis

As you read the scenes in this lesson, take notes on important events in the story. Provide the line or lines from the play that relate to the event. Stop and think for a moment about why that event is important for the story and add your thoughts in the space provided.

Choose a minimum of three events.

Event Text Support Why is it important to the story?


Choose one of the events you added to your graphic organizer and think about why it is an important piece of the plot. Focus on the purpose it serves in the story. Consider how the story would change if that event was altered. Form your ideas into a reflection paragraph of at least five sentences. Make sure to include supporting evidence from the play in your reflection.