Frankenstein: Comprehensive Guide for AS/A Level (first teaching 2015)

Set text for:
  • OCR A Level
  • Edexcel AS & A Level

Ready-to-use, detailed study notes guide your students through Mary Shelley's compact yet fantastically evocative novel. Fantastically clear and comprehensive analysis allows students to explore literary techniques and universal themes that still resonate today. With concise notes and a generous helping of activities, this pack will gently guide students through the Gothic tale of one man's fatal experiment.

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 section
  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

What do teachers have to say about this resource? (1255)
“A very concise and detailed guide to the text of Frankenstein. The author has clearly spent a great deal of time developing the resource and I was very impressed with the level of detail in the guide.” - C Gibbons, English Teacher and Independent Reviewer