Scrooge, charity & poverty

In this lesson, we will explore how Scrooge interacts with other characters and his attitudes towards charity and poverty.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What were people in Victorian society expected to demonstrate?

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Q2.What was the legislation brought in by the Government that required the unemployed to attend workhouses?

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Q3.Which word best describes Scrooge at the opening of the novella?

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Q4.Which sea creature does Dickens compare Scrooge to?

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Q5.Which sin does Dickens suggest Scrooge is guilty of?

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What were people in Victorian society expected to demonstrate?

1/5

Q2.What was the legislation brought in by the Government that required the unemployed to attend workhouses?

2/5

Q3.Which word best describes Scrooge at the opening of the novella?

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Q4.Which sea creature does Dickens compare Scrooge to?

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Q5.Which sin does Dickens suggest Scrooge is guilty of?

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Scrooge, Charity & Poverty

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Q1.What does the word 'philanthropic' mean?

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Q2.What was the name of Scrooge's late business partner?

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Q3.What would guide dogs do on seeing Scrooge?

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Q4.What does Scrooge refer to in his response to the portly gentlemen?

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Q5.What does Scrooge's clerk have to do in order to be allowed to celebrate Christmas Day?

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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:

Scrooge, Charity & Poverty

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does the word 'philanthropic' mean?

1/5

Q2.What was the name of Scrooge's late business partner?

2/5

Q3.What would guide dogs do on seeing Scrooge?

3/5

Q4.What does Scrooge refer to in his response to the portly gentlemen?

4/5

Q5.What does Scrooge's clerk have to do in order to be allowed to celebrate Christmas Day?

5/5

Lesson summary: Scrooge, charity & poverty

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