Paradise Lost Books 9 & 10: Activity Pack for AS/A Level OCR (first teaching 2015)

Set text for:
  • OCR AS & A Level

Activities include:

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

Answers to all activities included.

Traverse the climactic chapters of Milton’s biblical and heroic tale of humanity’s fall from Eden. Reflect upon the consequences of Adam’s and Eve’s first sin and the magnitude of the punishments bestowed with creative and stimulating activities, differentiated for all levels.

This invaluable activity pack provides a variety of ready-to-use handouts, covering the whole of books 9 and 10, for you to mix and match to suit your class.

Pre-reading exercises provide a starting point for study, including crucial notes on context

Appealing section-by-section tasks guide students through the text, allowing them to gain understanding and analytical skills while remaining engaged

Whole-text activities show the bigger picture, exploring key areas of: Characterisation • Genre • Themes • Writer's use of language • Form • Structure

Plus! Essential exam advice – from keeping cool the night before, to on-the-day preparation!