(The page references in these activities refer to the Methuen Drama 1992 edition)
Zip file contains the following resources:
1. Carol Chandler Hot Seat!
Put Carol in the hotseat and get to know the real her! Includes two synthesis style tasks, one of which is a De Bono style character assessment.
2. Social Deprivation
A useful grid to explore how the play handles this important theme.
3. The Lack of Opportunity in Socially Deprived Areas - The Writing's on the Wall
Graffiti and deprivation - students use the brick wall to explore how a lack of opportunity impacts on both children and adults alike. Also includes two drama tasks to turn the brick wall into a piece of theatre!
4. The Transformation of Mr Briggs
An analysis of Mr Briggs like never before. Includes four tasks, two of which are an indepth exploration of his character, a two-scene analysis and an evaluation.
5. Who Guesses Wins!
A game to get to know the Progress Class. Students create profiles for each class member then puts their knowledge to the test. Includes gameboard.