Analysing language in Jekyll and Hyde (Part 2)

In this lesson, we will read the next extract from the famous Gothic story Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson and then build on our ability to analyse language. We will think carefully about the connotations of key word choices and techniques. Then, we will end on a quiz exploring what you have learnt. This lesson covers violence and death. If this is a sensitive topic for your child then please make sure they are adequately supervised.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is a character introduction?

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Q2.What is a spatial shift?

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Q3.What is foreshadowing?

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Q4.What is repetition of an idea?

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Q5.Why can setting be so important for a story?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is a character introduction?

1/5

Q2.What is a spatial shift?

2/5

Q3.What is foreshadowing?

3/5

Q4.What is repetition of an idea?

4/5

Q5.Why can setting be so important for a story?

5/5

Video

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Quiz:

Gothic Literature

Lesson 10

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is a tyrannical male?

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Q2.What is a convention in literature?

2/5

Q3.What is a portent?

3/5

Q4.What is an inexplicable event?

4/5

Q5.What is overwrought emotion?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Gothic Literature

Lesson 10

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is a tyrannical male?

1/5

Q2.What is a convention in literature?

2/5

Q3.What is a portent?

3/5

Q4.What is an inexplicable event?

4/5

Q5.What is overwrought emotion?

5/5

Lesson summary: Analysing language in Jekyll and Hyde (Part 2)

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