Love and Relationships: Poetry Anthology Activity Pack for GCSE AQA

Instil a passion for poetry and enthuse your class with creative ideas. Give your students a head start on the exam with activities cross-referenced to the AOs and accessible for all abilities!

Carefully considered structure develops understanding:
Activities that encourage independence, including:
  • Annotation tasks
  • Close analysis tasks
  • Creative activities for visual and kinaesthetic learners
  • Group work and discussion tasks
  • Drama and storyboarding activities
  • Consolidation questions
  • Research tasks
and many more!
  1. Introductory activities get students interested and build a foundation for learning. Includes a theme links table to ensure that students are comparing and contrasting from the word ‘go’!
  2. Poem-by-poem activities encourage students to dig deeper. All 15 poems are explored through a range of thought-provoking pre-, during and post-reading tasks.
  3. Whole-anthology activities consolidate knowledge, focusing on themes, the poets’ methods and context.
  4. Practice essay questions prepare students to apply their knowledge in the exam.

Plus! Full indicative content for all practice essay questions and activities!