Viewing entries from category: Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Tess of the d’Urbervilles in context
In an ideal world, we would study the whole text with all our students for AS and A2 English Literature. However, we realise that, given the pressures of A level study and teaching, this is not always possible. Therefore, it can be useful to teach using carefully selected extracts which are relevant to the module being studied. This can necessitate just as much preparation on the part of the teacher, who must read the whole text and locate suitable extracts. This guide aims to facilitate this process by...[ read full article ] »
To complete this Pre-Twentieth Century Prose Assignment, you can use Tess of the D’Urbervilles (1998) TV Version of the Hardy Classic starring Justine Waddell and Jason Flemyng and/or the full novel.
The task is to look closely at two journeys Tess takes with the men in her life. One is in Chapter 8 and the other is Chapter 30. Students are invited to comment on the action and dialogue in these two chapters and state what these encounters reveal about the relationships between Tess and her suitors.
This task has been designed to...[ read full article ] »
If you would like more information about EnglishEdu, get in touch using the contact details below.
Kind regards, Richard Gent
[telephone] 01604 847689
[fax] 01604 843220