Education

In this lesson, we will explore the different experiences of education that the twins Mickey and Edward have and the ways in which this education influences their adult lives. We will also look in detail at the context of education at the time the play was written.

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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!

Q1.Which is the below is the best definition of a role model?

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Q2.What stereotype do we see about the working class through the character of Sammy?

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Q3.Why does Sammy pull a knife on the Bus Conductor?

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Q4.How does Mickey respond to Sammy's actions towards the Bus Conductor?

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Q5.Which character helps Mickey to stay out of the conflict between Sammy and the Bus Conductor?

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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!

Q1.Which is the below is the best definition of a role model?

1/5

Q2.What stereotype do we see about the working class through the character of Sammy?

2/5

Q3.Why does Sammy pull a knife on the Bus Conductor?

3/5

Q4.How does Mickey respond to Sammy's actions towards the Bus Conductor?

4/5

Q5.Which character helps Mickey to stay out of the conflict between Sammy and the Bus Conductor?

5/5

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Lesson 13 Quiz - Education

A quiz consolidating the key vocabulary and core concepts learned during our lesson on this topic.

Q1.What type of school focusses largely on teaching practical skills?

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Q2.How were students selected for a grammar school?

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Q3.What does the teacher remark upon that may be a possibility for Edward when he leaves school?

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Q4.Which word below best describes how the teacher speaks to both Edward and Mickey?

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Q5.What is Russell's overall comment about education?

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Lesson 13 Quiz - Education

A quiz consolidating the key vocabulary and core concepts learned during our lesson on this topic.

Q1.What type of school focusses largely on teaching practical skills?

1/5

Q2.How were students selected for a grammar school?

2/5

Q3.What does the teacher remark upon that may be a possibility for Edward when he leaves school?

3/5

Q4.Which word below best describes how the teacher speaks to both Edward and Mickey?

4/5

Q5.What is Russell's overall comment about education?

5/5

Lesson summary: Education

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