Lady Audley's Secret: Activity Pack for AS/A Level Edexcel (First Teaching 2015)

Set text for:
  • Edexcel AS & A Level

An unmotivated individual, Robert Audley finds himself investigating the disappearance of a close friend. As the case moves forward, suspicions grow around his beautiful and newly wed aunt, who has a past that she is determined to keep a secret… Uncover the plot twists of this intriguing novel with this invaluable activity pack. A variety of ready-to-use handouts covers the whole novel, for you to mix and match to suit your class. Also includes comparison activities across the Edexcel Crime and Detection set texts!

Activities include:
  • engaging questions
  • critical thinking
  • close reading
  • pair and group tasks
  • visual, audio and kinaesthetic tasks
  • further research
  • comparison tasks across the Edexcel Crime and Detection set texts

Accessible for every level and linked to the AOs throughout!

Answers to all activities included.
  • Prepare
    Pre-reading exercises provide a starting point for study
  • Explore
    Appealing chapter-by-chapter tasks guide students through the novel, allowing them to gain understanding and analytical skills while remaining engaged
  • Reflect
    Whole-text activities show the bigger picture, exploring key areas of: Characterisation • Relationships • Genre • Themes • Attitudes and Values • Writer’s use of language • Form • Structure • Context • Critical Reception