Getting to Know... Les petits enfants du siècle

Suitable for:
  • Edexcel: A Level

Ready-to-use research tasks, worksheets, background information and practice exam questions ensure comprehensive understanding of Les petits enfants du siècle. Students will discover this popular novel written by Christiane Rochefort while exploring key themes such as education, religion and gender roles, and be fully prepared for the writing exam. The structure offers the perfect balance between guided classwork and independent study:

  • Before: Students are introduced to the social and historical context of the book, including France’s housing policy and the emerging era of materialism, as well as the author and the themes of the book.
  • During: Encouraging a close reading of the book, this section provides chapter-by-chapter activities to promote comprehension and the learning of important vocabulary.
  • After: Activities in the final sections focus on the application of knowledge and provide tips, exam-style questions and model essays to prepare students effectively for the exam.
  • Answers are provided for all activities, including model essays and indicative content for the exam-style questions.