Oliver Learns the Trade

In this lesson, we will explore Oliver's naivety. We will then analyse how Dickens presents Oliver as a naive character.

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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!

Q1.In this lesson, Oliver arrives in what place?

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Q2.There are lots of children that clearly live with Fagin. What do these children do?

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Q3.What is Fagin holding in his hand?

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Q4.Why does Fagin want to befriend Oliver?

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Q5.How would you describe Fagin?

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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!

Q1.In this lesson, Oliver arrives in what place?

1/5

Q2.There are lots of children that clearly live with Fagin. What do these children do?

2/5

Q3.What is Fagin holding in his hand?

3/5

Q4.Why does Fagin want to befriend Oliver?

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Q5.How would you describe Fagin?

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Quiz:

Oliver Learns the Trade

Before you leave our lesson today, answer the following questions.

Q1.What does Fagin secretly store?

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Q2.Why does Fagin become very angry at Oliver in this extract?

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Q3.Why is it strange that Fagin's property is in such poor condition?

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Q4.What is Fagin training Oliver to do?

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Q5.How can we tell that Oliver is naive?

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Q6.What is Jack Dawkins' nickname?

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Q7.What does Jack organise for Oliver?

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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:

Oliver Learns the Trade

Before you leave our lesson today, answer the following questions.

Q1.What does Fagin secretly store?

1/7

Q2.Why does Fagin become very angry at Oliver in this extract?

2/7

Q3.Why is it strange that Fagin's property is in such poor condition?

3/7

Q4.What is Fagin training Oliver to do?

4/7

Q5.How can we tell that Oliver is naive?

5/7

Q6.What is Jack Dawkins' nickname?

6/7

Q7.What does Jack organise for Oliver?

7/7

Lesson summary: Oliver Learns the Trade

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This was the final lesson in the unit Oliver Twist: Oliver Heads to London.

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