Scars upon my Heart: Poem-by-Poem Guide for AS/A Level AQA A

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  • AQA A A Level

Written from the heart, the poems in Reilly’s anthology express the collective experiences of women during World War I. Ready-to-use, detailed study notes help students understand the grief, loss and mindset of the female generation that endured the war with creative and comparative worksheets. Spec-specific – poems are grouped according to AQA suggested themes and approaches!

Stimulating Worksheets!

Creative and varied activities encourage active learning; each task groups poems for easy comparison across literary techniques, themes, form, structure, attitudes and values, and context.

Tackles the key stages of text analysis:

  1. Walk-through
    Thorough poem-by-poem commentary
  2. Drawing it all together
    Poems are grouped according to AQA suggested themes and literary approaches
  3. Indicative content
    Supports teaching by ensuring all key areas are covered

Plus! Further reading suggestions encourage independent study and challenge higher-attaining pupils.