A Streetcar and Duchess of Malfi: Comparative Notes and Activities for AS/A Level Eduqas

An excellent resource. I was particularly impressed with the wide range of activities. S Burkinshaw, English Teacher & Independent Reviewer

This invaluable resource supports your teaching of paired texts for A Level Component 2, Section B. Once you’ve read the plays with your class, ensure exam success with probing notes and engaging activities focusing on comparison.

Themes include: openings; dramatising social settings; sexuality; female sexuality: further exploration; masculinity; death and mortality; violence; guilt; symbolism and imagery; and madness

Resource is split into key themes, each including revision worksheets on both plays and 1–3 comparative worksheets exploring connections and contrasts.

  • Variety of group, pair and individual activities appeals to all – including analytical, reflective and dramatic activities, consolidation tasks and creative exercises
  • Essential essay planning and writing skills developed throughout, building up to the exam
  • Write-on format will produce a fantastic revision resource for students

Set tasks in class to support your scheme of work, or hand out for homework. Teacher notes and indicative content make setting and marking simple!

What do teachers have to say about this resource? (1775)
'This is an excellent resource. I was particularly impressed with the wide range of activities. The highly creative ‘comparison snap!’ looks thoroughly engaging, as well as being weighty and academic, as they complete a detailed analysis post-game.' S Burkinshaw, Teacher and Independent Reviewer
'Regular references to the AOs and their purpose help to guide pupils through their learning so that they are well prepared for all aspects of an exam question.' S Owen, Teacher and Independent Reviewer