The War of the Worlds: Study Guide for GCSE

The War of the Worlds: Study Guide for GCSE

Suitable for: OCR | Eduqas

The War of the Worlds – the ever-popular sci-fi story which asks pertinent questions about science, power and the nature of empire. Discover how Victorian London deals with disaster to ‘overcome the monster’ with targeted, detailed notes and analysis to support students through this genre-defining novel.

  1. Walkthrough – Build understanding of the
    chosen text with insightful and relevant commentary and
    analysis. All chapters are concisely summarised, then examined
    in detail.
  2. Whole-text Analysis – Explores:
    Characterisation • Relationships • Setting
    • Themes • Ideas and Messages • Language
    • Form • Structure • Context


  • Student-friendly plot summary
  • Key term glossary
  • Further reading
  • Original illustrations

Woven into the analysis throughout you will find:

  • Discussion prompts to encourage debate and individual
  • Active learning tasks to deepen understanding
  • Essay tips and questions for excellent exam practice
  • Key term definitions to ensure students grasp difficult concepts

Suggested answers are provided for questions and activities.

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