Getting to Know… Boule de suif

Getting to Know... Boule de suif

Suitable for:

  • AQA AS and A Level
  • Edexcel AS & A Level
  • Eduqas A Level

Ready-to-use research tasks, worksheets, background information and practice exam questions ensure comprehensive understanding of Maupassant’s most famous collection of short stories. Students will get to know Boule de suif et autres contes de la guerre inside out and be fully prepared for AS and A Level
writing exams.

Written specifically for the 2016 specifications, the structure
offers the perfect balance between guided classwork and
independent study:

  • Before: Introductory tasks to prepare students – with specific focus on the historical context of the Franco-Prussian War and Maupassant’s philosophy.
  • During: Comprehensive story-by-story work-through to ensure thorough understanding. Students will
    consolidate their knowledge of the narrative through vocabulary, comprehension, translation, speaking and writing
    exercises.
  • ‘Boule de suif’, ‘La mère Sauvage’, ‘Un duel’ and ‘Deux amis’ all covered.
  • Includes dedicated section on analysis of structure, form, themes, characters, settings and interpretations.
  • After: Dedicated exam-preparation section with exam-style practice questions and essay-writing guidance.

More Getting to Know… resources for:
AQA

Edexcel

WJEC

CCEA

The background sections at the beginning and the notes on Maupassant’s attitude to writing all encourage a thorough understanding of the creative genius of one of France’s great writers…I am most impressed by the quality of this particular resource.
– C Gaumet-Ducros, Examiner & Independent Reviewer.

Price is £79 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
Click here for full details and to order.

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