Journey's End: Comprehensive Guide A Level (first teaching 2015)

Set text for:
  • AQA A A Level

Claustrophobic and tense, R C Sheriff’s play explores the horror of war through the eyes of five British officers. Focus your students on the requirements of AQA A– ‘World War 1 and its aftermath’ with detailed scene-by-scene notes and analysis plus activities and questions for student-directed wider reading.

Engage your students!

Includes debate prompts; active learning tasks; further reading suggestions; key literary and linguistic terms; practice essay questions throughout!

Tackles the key stages of text analysis:

  1. Walk-through
    Thorough section-by-section commentary walks students through each chapter
  2. Drawing it all together
    In-depth discussion of whole text focuses on: characterisation, relationships, genre, themes, attitudes and values, language, form, structure, context, literary approaches
  3. Indicative content
    To support teaching by making sure all key areas are covered

Plus! A glossary of key terms ensures full understanding