The War Poems of Wilfred Owen: Comprehensive Guide for A Level

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  • AQA A A Level

One of the most influential voices of the First World War, Owen produced poetry that challenged the patriotic verse of his time to present the brutality and futility of war. Unearth the terrors of the trenches with comprehensive and detailed analysis of all poems in the collection. Plus! Engaging tasks and ‘busy-student summaries’ consolidate learning.

Engage your students! Throughout:
  • debate prompts
  • active learning tasks
  • busy student summaries
  • extension activities

The 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: themes, attitudes and values, language, form, structure, context, literary approaches
  3. Indicative content
    Supports teaching by ensuring all key areas are covered

Plus! Glossary of key terms ensures full understanding

Also available with full recordings of the poems!