A modern sleuth mystery set in 21st century London, this hour long BBC and Masterpiece Classic episode is based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes story, "A Study in Scarlet." Dynamic actors, Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, take on the roles of Sherlock Holmes and John Watson introducing the characters and their lovable idiosyncrasies.
The 40 question viewing guide comes with a complete answer key and an extended response. A great complement for Victorian literature with a modern lens, this versatile viewing guide can be used as a sub plan, an end of the year activity or just a great opportunity to bring a modern take of a classic story into your classroom.
Key words: British literature, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes, Dr. Watson, mystery, suspense, Dr. Who,