Getting to Know… El túnel

Suitable for:
  • Edexcel A Level

Ready-to-use research tasks, worksheets, background information and practice exam questions ensure comprehensive understanding of El túnel, a psychologically stirring novel about an obsessive painter, existential angst, morality and gender violence, and help students to be fully prepared for the A Level Edexcel writing exam.

The structure offers the perfect balance between guided classwork and independent study:

  • Before: Tasks are focused on familiarising the students with the themes of the novel and its historical context, as well as the author and the influences on his work.
  • During: This detailed section focuses on comprehension and analysis of the novel with tasks on specific scenes, literary devices and creative activities.
  • After: Exam guidance, writing advice and exam-style questions provide essential final preparation.

  • Answers are provided for all activities, including model essays and indicative content for the exam-style questions.