Romeo and Juliet: Activity Pack for GCSE (first teaching 2015)

Set text for: AQA | Edexcel | Eduqas | OCR

Get stuck into this timeless tragedy with a wealth of valuable and appealing activities. The pack demonstrates the play's relevance to modern teenagers using current media and popular culture, and the wide variety of exercises will appeal to all learning styles.

A terrific resource. It’s full of creative and meaningful activities that will engage and educate pupils. S Owen, English Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Activities include:

  • Insightful questions
  • Stimulating reading and writing tasks
  • Pair and group work
  • Creative activities for visual and kinaesthetic learners
  • Appealing tasks based on modern media
  • Regular ‘Dig Deeper’ tasks to stretch more able students to enhance their understanding
  • ‘Fun Fact’ boxes to keep your class interested

Carefully considered structure develops understanding:

  1. Build a foundation for learning and get students interested with introductory pre-reading exercises.
  2. Dig deeper with text-based activities. Every chapter is explored through a range of thought-provoking tasks.
  3. Consolidate knowledge with whole-text activities focusing on: Characterisation • Relationships • Setting • Themes • Ideas and Messages • Language • Form • Structure • Context

All activities are perfectly matched to the GCSE Assessment Objectives, and the fantastic structure makes the pack accessible for your whole class.

Plus! Suggested answers for questions and activities included.