A Christmas Carol Digital Revision Guide
“Are these the shadows of things that will be or are they the shadows of things that may be, only?”
Stave off the spirits of sinister tidings with Beyond’s A Christmas Carol Revision Guide – a comprehensive study tool designed to help you cover every aspect of Charles Dickens’ story. It’s the perfect guide to help you with your A Christmas Carol revision notes.
In this guide, you’ll receive a highly accessible breakdown of the themes, context, key quotes and characters in addition to opportunities to practise your assessment techniques with exam-style questions and sample answers.
After introductory sections that include information on how to score marks in line with the assessment objectives, a contextual overview and a summary of the five staves, you will be supported through each of these themes:
- Poverty and social injustice
- Christmas spirit
- Transformation and redemption
Beyond’s A Christmas Carol Revision Guide has been written by specialist teachers who have studied, mastered, and taught the essentials of the story to exam-focussed GCSE English classes. It has been designed for 14-16 year-olds to use as part of independent study or, alternatively, by teachers/parents facilitating group revision lessons.
To help you become immersed in Dickens’ world, a ‘who’s who’ of the story’s figures will help you develop an understanding of these cleverly curated characters:
- Ebenezer Scrooge
- Bob Cratchit
- Jacob Marley (Marley’s Ghost)
- The Ghost of Christmas Past
- The Ghost of Christmas Present
- The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come
- Tiny Tim
- Mr. Fezziwig
The revision guide will come downloaded as a digital resource, thus removing the wait for delivery and the cost of postage. This means that you can get stuck into your GCSE English revision right away with these handy A Christmas Carol revision notes and begin that journey to exam success, with Beyond Revision.
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