Oliver Meets Jack Dawkins

In this lesson, we will meet one of literature's most famous characters: the artful dodger. He will read about how Oliver receives help from a rather strange boy. We will then analyse how Dickens presents the artful dodger as untrustworthy.

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Quiz:

Oliver Meets Jack Dawkins

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

Q1.Which one of these characters can be described as a victim in our novel?

1/5

Q2.What is strange about Jack Dawkins' appearance?

2/5

Q3.What does Jack Dawkins get for Oliver?

3/5

Q4.What colour does Jack Dawkins describes Oliver as?

4/5

Q5.What is a beak's order?

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 Jack Dawkins

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

Q1.Which one of these characters can be described as a victim in our novel?

1/5

Q2.What is strange about Jack Dawkins' appearance?

2/5

Q3.What does Jack Dawkins get for Oliver?

3/5

Q4.What colour does Jack Dawkins describes Oliver as?

4/5

Q5.What is a beak's order?

5/5

Lesson summary: Oliver Meets Jack Dawkins

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