The Tempest: Comprehensive Guide for AS and A Level

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Eduqas A Level
Eduqas A Level
OCR AS & A Level

Now considered one of Shakespeare's greatest works, The Tempest tells a tale of justice, barbarity and a lust for power set on a remote island where one sorcerer plots his revenge for his brother’s betrayal. With fantastically clear and comprehensive analysis and exploratory questions, you can bring some calm into the classroom before the storm of exams.

Consolidate and deepen learning!

  • discussion prompts
  • active learning tasks
  • further reading suggestions
  • key literary and linguistic terms
  • practice essay questions

Each pack tackles the key stages of text analysis:

  1. Walk-through
    Thorough section-by-section commentary walks students through each scene
  2. 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
    Plus! Bonus sections on Exploration of Nature and Art and The Importance of the Masque in The Tempest
  3. Indicative content
    To support teaching by ensuring all key areas are covered

Plus! A Further Reading List and Glossary of Key Terms