Paradise Lost Books 9 & 10: Activity Pack for AS/A Level OCR (first teaching 2015)
- OCR AS & A Level
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.
A useful resource for students to have in order to independently study the text, or for teachers to have alongside when planning lessons...
...Enables students to independently access and understand a complex text
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.
- engaging questions
- critical thinking
- close reading
- pair and group tasks
- visual, audio and kinaesthetic tasks
- further research
Answers to all activities included.
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
What do teachers say about this resource? (1780)
A useful resource for students to have in order to independently study the text, or for teachers to have alongside when planning lessons... The summaries were clear and succinct with apt embedded quotations, and the questions for each section are particularly good for mid–low-range students... Enables students to independently access and understand a complex text.