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OCR Literature 2011 Selection: WB Yeats Poetry
Comprehensive Guide for A Level

Written by the author of the OCR endorsed, bestselling Robert Frost Teacher Notes

Intelligent close readings of all 15 OCR set poems, linked to the well thought-out glossary.
  • Suggestions for thematic groupings of the poems
  • Engaging discussion questions and tasks
  • Exploration of poem features, including language, form and structure
  • Notes on Yeats’ use of style, setting, themes and ideology
  • Glossary to improve students vocabulary

Essential preparatory assessment materials: essay writing advice, exam tips and a bank of practice questions!

Usefully includes:
  • Intelligent notes on Yeats’ themes and ideas
  • An overview of critical issues
  • A brief biographical timeline

"The author's thorough knowledge & appreciation of the poetry is evident! An encouraging springboard from which [the teacher] could conduct meaningful in-class discussions and analyses... Tremendously valuable."
A McErlain, English Teacher, Independent Reviewer


This resource has been written to comprehensively support the A Level OCR Literature specification, Unit F661.