Christina Rossetti Selected Poems: Activity Pack for AS and A Level OCR

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OCR AS and A Level

Create an engaging study experience for students as they immerse themselves in the poetry by the mysterious and enigmatic Victorian writer Christina Rossetti. With a plethora of activities for each poem, subdivided into the areas of genre, theme, attitudes and values, language, structure, form, context and critical reception, this invaluable and exhaustive activity pack will enable you to mix and match to suit your class.

Activities include:
  • engaging questions
  • critical thinking
  • close reading
  • pair and group tasks
  • visual, audio and kinaesthetic tasks
  • further research

Accessible for every level and linked to the AOs throughout!

Plus! Answers to all activities included.
  • Prepare
    Pre-reading exercises provide a starting point for study
  • Explore
    Appealing poem-by-poem tasks guide students through the collection, 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

Also available with full recordings of the poems!