A Christmas Carol by the British Council & BBC
In this lesson students read an extract from 'A Christmas Carol' and examine the characters in the text. They then discuss the theme of festivals as preparation for a writing task on the same topic.
Timing: 90 minutes (plus homework)
- To develop students’ ability to understand detail.
- To encourage students to appreciate characterisation in a piece of creative writing.
- For students to reveal character in their own pieces of writing.