Oliver Meets Bill

Oliver is dragged back to Fagin's gang by the fearsome brute Bill Sikes. Oliver is in great danger! This lesson contains descriptions of domestic violence. If this is a sensitive topic to you, we recommend checking with a trusted adult before starting or doing the lesson with a trusted adult nearby.

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Quiz:

Oliver Meets Bill

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

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Where do Bill and Nancy bring Oliver in this extract?

1/5

Q2.Why is Bill's eye damaged?

2/5

Q3.Bill Sikes' legs look as if they should be in 'fetters.' What are fetters?

3/5

Q4.What was Oliver fed in the workhouse?

4/5

Q5.What happened to Charles Dickens' father, John Dickens?

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:

Oliver Meets Bill

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

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Where do Bill and Nancy bring Oliver in this extract?

1/5

Q2.Why is Bill's eye damaged?

2/5

Q3.Bill Sikes' legs look as if they should be in 'fetters.' What are fetters?

3/5

Q4.What was Oliver fed in the workhouse?

4/5

Q5.What happened to Charles Dickens' father, John Dickens?

5/5

Lesson summary: Oliver Meets Bill

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