This detailed, advanced handout and worksheet is designed to help students in their study of the short story "The Open Boat" by Stephen Crane. The short story also appears on the English Literature Syllabus for IGCSE Examinations in 2018 and 2019.
The handout includes:
1) Short biography of the author (Stephen Crane)
2) Original short story text with glossary of difficult or challenging terms, line numbers for easy annotation and analysis.
2) Close-reading and comprehension questions for the entire short story.
3) Essay-questions to help students prepare for the IGCSE Literature exam.