Birdsong: Activity Pack for A Level AQA A (first teaching 2015)
- AQA A A Level
- engaging questions
- critical thinking
- close reading
- pair and group tasks
- visual, audio and kinaesthetic tasks
- further research
Accessible for every level.
Answers to all activities included.
This invaluable activity pack provides a variety of ready-to-use handouts, covering the whole novel, for you to mix and match to suit your class. Faulks' lyrical novel perfectly captures the atmosphere of the First World War - ideal for contextual analysis. Packed full of ideas for comparison and with AOs highlighted throughout, this resource ensures students will meet all the exam requirements.
Pre-reading exercises provide a starting point for study
Appealing section-by-section tasks guide students through the text, allowing them to gain understanding and analytical skills while remaining engaged
Whole-text activities show the bigger picture, exploring key areas of: Characterisation • Relationships • Genre • Themes • Attitudes and Values • Writer's use of language • Form • Structure • Context • Critical Reception