AS/A-Level English Literature: Second World War Novels - Atonement and Spies Teacher Resource Pack

AS/A-Level English Literature: Second World War Novels - Atonement and Spies Teacher Resource Pack

By: Robert Swan (author), Marian Cox (editor)Paperback

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Extensively researched, photocopiable material that can be used as the basis of delivering lessons, for student research and preparation, for follow-up homework, or as cover work in the case of teacher absence.

About Author

Robert Swan is a head teacher and has extensive experience of teaching contemporary texts for A-level literature, as well as politics and history. He is also co-author with Marian Cox of the Teacher Resource Pack and Student Text Guide on The Poetry of Carol Ann Duffy.


Contexts 1 Life in England in the 1930s and 1940s 2 The Second World War 3 The life and works of Michael Frayn 4 The life and works of Ian McEwan 5 The Second World War novel 6 The coming of age novel 7 Postmodernism Activities: Spies 1 Stephen and Keith 2 The other characters 3 Children, adults and coming of age 4 Spies 5 Social background and the Close 6 Themes 7 Images, symbols and motifs 8 Language, style, structure and voice Activities: Atonement 9 Briony, Robbie and Cecilia 10 The other characters 11 War and peace 12 Sex and relationships 13 Social class 14 Themes, motifs and symbols 15 Language, style and structure 16 Viewpoint and voice 17 Postmodernism and intertextuality Assessment focus 1 Specifications and objectives 2 Essay questions 3 Sample questions with notes Resources 1 Chapter summaries and commentary: Spies 2 Chapter summaries and commentary: Atonement 3 Literary terms and concepts 4 Further study 5 'Symbols of heaven and hell in Michael Frayn's Spies' by Jill Swale

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781844893423
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 202
  • ID: 9781844893423
  • weight: 2098
  • ISBN10: 1844893421

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