RL.1. Analyze a theme’s development over the course of a text. Analyze how a theme emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details.
RL.2 Analyze what the text says explicitly. Analyze inferences drawn from the text. Cite specific and relevant textual evidence to support analyses.
In Act 2 Macbeth commits to killing king Duncan to gain power. After the murder takes place he tells his wife it has been done and she helps cover his tracks. The next morning the body is discovered and the hunt for the killer begins.
RL.4 Analyze the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings
Unchecked ambition leads to corruption In Act of Macbeth, Macbeth became ambitious to become king and when this ambition took over he became a killer.
RL.4Analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on meaning Analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on tone.
Conclusion/work on adding 4 category level (on the rubric) to your project.
Before Macbeth kills King Duncan he sees a knife floating in front of him that leads him to King Duncan's room. This knife represents his want to kill the king for power.
In conclusion, due to the fact that the witches gave him hope of royalty he became a killer.