The Handmaid's Tale: Second Wave Feminism and the Women of Gilead

Lesson exploring the theme of women and femininity in ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’. Students will concentrate on second wave feminism, making connections with the novel. Lesson includes:

  • Range of statements for debate/Socratic seminar
  • Chapter 7 key questions
  • links to articles about second wave feminism and questions to aid analysis/discussion
  • quote analysis task
  • Essay question to test students’ evaluation skills
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