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.

A one-stop resource for detailed consideration... [a] very useful resource

J Parsons, HoD & Customer

Engage your students!

Includes debate prompts; active learning tasks; further reading suggestions; key literary and linguistic terms 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

  4. The author has clearly spent a great deal of time developing the resource

    C Gibbons, Teacher & Peer Reviewer

Plus! A glossary of key terms ensures full understanding

What do teachers say about this resource? (1255)

Very useful resource to aid delivery of Frankenstein at A Level... Provides a very good range of resources and ideas to help students develop their interpretations... Provides detailed notes, context and revision ideas to support their study of the text from start to finish... It is thorough, detailed and clearly structured.... A one-stop resource for detailed consideration of key elements of the text.

J Parsons, HoD & Customer

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, Teacher & Peer Reviewer