Henry IV Part I: Comprehensive Guide A Level (first teaching 2015)
- AQA B A Level
- Eduqas A Level
Shakespeare’s well-loved history play has got it all: dramatic intrigue, exciting battles, humorous situations, and of course one of his most interesting comic characters, Sir John Falstaff. This jam-packed resource covers every aspect, including extensive background information and key quotations.
Engage your students!
Includes debate prompts; active learning tasks; further reading suggestions; key literary and linguistic terms; practice essay questions throughout!
Tackles the key stages of text analysis:
Thorough section-by-section commentary walks students through each scene
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
To support teaching by making sure all key areas are covered
Plus! A glossary of key terms ensures full understanding
A really effective overview of this text. An effective balance between scholarly overview, knowledge of dramatic techniques and encouragement of close, textual examination. C McCloskey, English Teacher & Independent Reviewer (feedback for legacy edition)