Resource-packed scheme of work on Othello. 15 lessons, all with accompanying powerpoints. Includes a scaffolding worksheet to allow students of all abilities to complete a thorough Literature essay exploring key themes and contextual ideas within the play. Individual lessons explore key themes such as racism, misogyny and tragedy, thus introducing students to quite complex themes in preparation for GCSE.
Varied lessons with a number of interactive activities that encourage students to work in expert groups or move around the classroom.
Reading Assessment/Essay task: Explore how a key theme is presented and developed across two main scenes of Othello.