Frankenstein: Activity Pack for AS/A Level (first teaching 2015)

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

Activities include:

  • engaging questions
  • critical thinking
  • close reading
  • pair and group tasks
  • visual, audio and kinaesthetic tasks
  • further research

Accessible for every level and linked to the AOs throughout! With guidance on intertextuality and comparison, to support AO4 and encourage wider reading.

Give your students a deep understanding of the novel through insightful questions and effective tasks, each one targeted to match the AO requirements.

This invaluable activity pack provides a variety of ready-to-use handouts, covering the whole text, for you to mix and match to suit your class.

  • Prepare
    Pre-reading exercises provide a starting point for study

  • Explore
    Appealing section-by-section tasks guide students through the text, allowing them to gain understanding and analytical skills while remaining engaged. Carefully constructed to make it easy to choose activities suited to your lessons, the pack traces Shelley’s structure with clear sections following the novel’s own narrative changes.

  • Reflect
    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