AQA A Lit: World War One: Wider Reading Pack for A Level

The Wider Reading: World War One Pack for A Level meets the examiners recommendations and more to help your students develop the right skills for this examination.

A rich and comprehensive bank of extracts, teaching notes, comparison exercises, planning exercises and practice questions, specifically developed to support Unit 1 AQA A. The pack encourages thematic linking, genre comparisons and helps to prepare students for Section A of their examination.

  • Extracts from a range of prose fiction, prose non-fiction, poetry and drama have been carefully selected and collated into the following themes for focussed study:
    • The Reality of War
    • Man’s Inhumanity to Man
    • Patriotism
    • Politics
    • The physical/mental/spiritual effects of war
    • The role of women/the home front
  • Themed exercises and notes encourage students to compare the given extracts and to analyse their own wider reading
  • Glossaries of poetic, literary and dramatic terms help students understand and use the correct terminology in the examination.

Planning exercises and practice questions to help develop the skills needed for success in the exam.