Read about Charles Dickens
Use the text and comprehension activities to introduce the students to the life and work of Charles Dickens
Background to A Tale of Two Cities
Use the video suggested to introduce the theme of the French Revolution and encourage the students to discuss the images on Worksheet Background to A Tales of Two Cities 2.
An extract from A Tale of Two Cities and tasks
The students read the extract and complete the tasks on the text. The optional follow-up task asks the students to write a poem on Freedom.