An Inspector Calls Teaching Resources

GCSE English Teaching Resources for An Inspector Calls (Priestley) by TES English

From TES English, free GCSE English literature teaching resources, activities and worksheets on An Inspector Calls by J. B. Priestley. Also included are a range of free interactive whiteboard resources and twenty audio files for teaching and revision of the play. Although developed for the end of unit GCSE examination, English teachers can adapt the resources in order to meet the requirements of GCSE controlled assessment.

An Inspector Calls Teaching Resources 1 – 10

  • Priestley, pre-reading prediction tasks on book covers, character and stage directions.

An Inspector Calls Teaching Resources 11 – 20

  • Context, location and setting, entrances and exits, dramatic irony, character, themes and using quotes.

An Inspector Calls Teaching Resources 21 – 30

  • Context, plot, tension, character and themes.

An Inspector Calls Teaching Resources 31 – 40

  • Dramatic techniques, context, plot, tension, character and themes

An Inspector Calls - Audio MP3 Revision & Teaching Resources

Twenty MP3 revision files on J B. Priestley’s An Inspector Calls. Included are summaries and commentary on many aspects of the play including: act summaries, character, context, theme, and dramatic style & technique.

An Inspector Calls Revision MP3s - Act Summaries

  • Three MP3 audio files on J. B. Priestley’s An Inspector Calls. Act summaries - One, Two & Three.

An Inspector Calls Revision MP3s - Character

  • Seven MP3 audio files on J. B. Priestley’s An Inspector Calls. Character summaries: Birling, Mrs Birling, Sheila, Eric, Gerald, Inspector Goole, Eva / Daisy.

An Inspector Calls Revision MP3s - Context & Themes

  • Six MP3 audio files on J. B. Priestley’s An Inspector Calls. Context and themes: Class, Gender, Generations, Historical Context, Responsibility & Social Context.

An Inspector Calls Revision MP3s - Dramatic Style & Technique

  • Four MP3 audio files on J. B. Priestley’s An Inspector Calls. Dramatic Style: Dramatic Irony, Exits & Entrances, Lighting and Stage Directions.

An Inspector Calls - Interactive Whiteboard Teaching Resources

To use the IWB resources and tools, click the .SWF link. When prompted, select ‘Open’ or ‘Open with’. From the menu, choose your Internet browser.

An Inspector Calls interactive whiteboard themed timer

  • IWB themed timer.

An Inspector Calls interactive whiteboard image analysis

  • Interactive whiteboard image analysis.

An Inspector Calls interactive whiteboard single activity spinner

  • Single activity spinner.

An Inspector Calls interactive whiteboard double activity spinner

  • Double activity spinner.

An Inspector Calls interactive whiteboard ranking, grouping and sorting activity

  • A ranking, grouping and sorting activity.

An Inspector Calls interactive whiteboard revision quiz and quiz editor

  • A revision quiz and quiz editor for identifying characters from the text.

An Inspector Calls interactive whiteboard quiz activity

  • Interactive spinner quiz activity.

An Inspector Calls interactive whiteboard identity parade

  • Identity parade to identify characters from the text.

An Inspector Calls interactive whiteboard stop the clock quiz and quiz editor

  • Stop the clock quiz and quiz editor with three competency levels.

An Inspector Calls interactive whiteboard text analysis tool

  • Text analysis tool for further exploration of the text.

An Inspector Calls interactive whiteboard true or false quiz

  • True or false quiz and quiz editor.