John Keats: Selected Poems with recordings for AS/A Level AQA B Lit (first teaching 2015)

Set text for: AQA B AS & A Level

Ready-to-use, detailed study notes guide your students through the selected poems from one of the figureheads of the English Romantic movement. Fantastically clear and comprehensive analysis sparks your students' passion for close reading of poetry. A clear summary supports students' readings of the longer poems while a brief overview pulls out the key areas for each one.

Engage your students!

Includes debate prompts; active learning tasks; further reading suggestions; key literary and linguistic terms; practice essay questions throughout!

Each pack tackles the key stages of text analysis:

  1. Walk-through
    Thorough section-by-section commentary walks students through each poem
  2. Drawing it all together
    In-depth discussion of whole text focuses on: characterisation, relationships, genre, themes, attitudes and values, language, form, structure, context, literary approaches
  3. Indicative content
    Supports teaching by making sure all key areas are covered

Plus! A glossary of key terms ensures full understanding. Extension section on poetic metre is perfect for students who want to delve deeper into the form.

Help auditory learners - all 4 poems are on an accompanying CD.

  • Readings can be played in class or uploaded onto a VLE
  • Breathe life into study - fully engage students
  • Familiarise students with key aspects of spoken poetry - including metre, rhyme and rhythm
  • Read aloud by experienced West End actors!
What do teachers have to say about this resource? (6819)
“A great resource pack which is very high quality and suitable for A level students. I like the way it is set out, with detailed notes on each poem followed by contextual notes. The notes are thorough and contain challenging ideas and concepts to stretch higher ability students.” - L Prince, English Teacher and Independent Reviewer