An Inspector Calls

Resources for KS4 and upper secondary

Explore key themes from J.B. Priestley's An Inspector Calls in your English classroom with our range of ready-to-use resources from character guides, to full lessons and knowledge organisers. We've brought together the tools that your students will need to investigate the play and provide an informed personal response.

An Inspector Calls resources

Lessons and activities

Identify dramatic devices, unpick key themes and examine contrasting characters in J.B. Priestley’s An Inspector Calls with these schemes of work, lessons and activities.

'An Inspector Calls' - Dramatic Devices
MissCResources

'An Inspector Calls' - Dramatic Devices

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A detailed 19 slide PowerPoint lesson on dramatic devices employed by J.B. Priestley within 'An Inspector Calls. Includes a list of dramatic devices within the play as well as tasks for students to identify and analyse devices independently. Lesson ends in questions for students to respond to using ...
An Inspector Calls themes
reagamcint2010

An Inspector Calls themes

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Mindmap explaining why and how different themes are presented in An Inspector Calls: \- Social Respnsibility \- Learning About Life \- Judgement \- Men and Women \- Young and Old \- Social Class \- Family Life \- Britain 1912/1945
An Inspector Calls GCSE Context Posters
ajs12345

An Inspector Calls GCSE Context Posters

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A collection of detailed and visually appealing posters exploring the context of An Inspector Calls *in relation to when the play was set.* These are great to have as a classroom display in your room. Similarly, these can be used as part of a marketplace activity whereby students learn about various...
An Inspector Calls Task Cards
Cre8tive Resources

An Inspector Calls Task Cards

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These 24 An Inspector Calls task cards are perfect for your English lesson plans and topic. They are suitable for secondary Students. They feature different activities including knowledge retrieval practice, multiple choice and spot the grammar mistakes amongst other English related activities. **...
An Inspector Calls: quotations to colour in
HMBenglishresources1984

An Inspector Calls: quotations to colour in

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A gentle end of term revision activity for An Inspector Calls. Students colour in the visual representation of 15 key quotations before going on to complete the differentiated extension activity which involves exploring the importance of the quotations in conveying Priestley s message. I have lot...

Key learning and revision

From knowledge organisers to help your students condense and consolidate knowledge to exam planning tools and practice questions, explore this selection of resources below from teachers in the Tes community.

Mrs Birling An Inspector Calls Model Answer
EnglishGrade5

Mrs Birling An Inspector Calls Model Answer

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A Grade 8+ Model answer for the character of Mrs Birling. To achieve a high mark in the exam, students need to create a convincing, perceptive argument about the character where they can thread a critical stance through their response. The thread through this response is - could we pity Mrs Birl...
An Inspector Calls: essay planning tool
amy117

An Inspector Calls: essay planning tool

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This document is a summary sheet aimed at a high-ability year 10 class, but can be adapted for other sets. It takes them step-by-step through the process of planning a conceptualised essay with deep analysis. Each stage of the essay process is modelled.
An Inspector Calls Revision
EnglishGCSEcouk

An Inspector Calls Revision

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An Inspector Calls - A fully differentiated revision guide for KS4 students to prepare for Section A of the new specification AQA Literature Paper 2, which includes differentiated activities and resources to support students as they revise for J B Priestley's An Inspector Calls. UPDATED AND REVAM...
An Inspector Calls Escape Room
EnglishGCSEcouk

An Inspector Calls Escape Room

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Revise An Inspector Calls by J B Priestley through an engaging escape room lesson! It is filled with codes, puzzles and activities to get students to revise characters, themes and contexts as they work in groups or escape crews to get out of the locked dining room! Includes answers for e...
An Inspector Calls Character Revision Worksheets
creativesquirrel

An Inspector Calls Character Revision Worksheets

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A set of six well organised and visually appealing A4 worksheets coving all of the key characters in the play 'An Inspector Calls'. Includes meaningful revision tasks and challenge questions. Perfect for revision / independent learning / home study. **Check out my [shop](http://www.tes.com/teachin...
An Inspector Calls - Themes
Mari Jane

An Inspector Calls - Themes

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A lesson exploring the themes of the text and the questions which may arise in relation to themes in the GCSE exam. This resource includes: 1x PPT 1x Themes Sheet
An Inspector Calls essay plans
Miss_s_k

An Inspector Calls essay plans

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Two structured essay plans on 'An Inspector Calls' - could be cut up and offered to the students to organise and/or add quotations to... Then there's a third essay question scaffold for them to fill in themselves. Again, could be adapted and used in lots of creative ways.
An Inspector Calls - Context
RevisionHazel1101

An Inspector Calls - Context

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Document containing social and historical context for J.B Prietsley's An Inspector Calls (text for AQA GCSE English Literature Paper 2) Includes: * Priestley and his political views * Society in 1912 * Society in 1945 * Socialism vs Capitalism * Class Division * Gender * The Titanic * ...
An Inspector Calls Key Quotes
Rosa Mitchell

An Inspector Calls Key Quotes

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A table that narrows down all the key quotes in An Inspector Calls to just 21. Students can be very overwhelmed when trying to learn lots and lots of quotes to suit different questions. The 21 quotes I have chosen here should suit any question that comes up on character or theme, so encouraging stud...

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