Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Robert Louis Stevenson) - teaching resource

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Robert Louis Stevenson) Teaching Resources

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English Teaching Resources: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde is made up of a 130 slide PowerPoint presentation, a 10-page booklet of worksheets and a lesson by lesson, 11 lesson unit of work overview.

English Teaching Resources: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson contains 11 lessons designed to develop pupil knowledge and understanding of the plot, characters, language, themes and historical context of the novelEnglish Teaching Resources: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde includes a collection of activities for pupils of all abilities:

    -A brief biography of Robert Louis Stevenson and his literary influences

    -An explanation of the social and historical context of the novel (Victorian London, gothic traditions, the Theory of Evolution, Jack the Ripper)

    -Plot tracking and consolidation activities

    -Activities to explore the narrative structure of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

    -In depth analysis of the characters of Gabriel Utterson, Dr Lanyon, Henry Jekyll and Mr Hyde

    -Exploration of the key themes of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde  - the duality of human nature, the supernatural and science and the unexplained

    -Developing awareness of the features of a novel – character, theme, plot, style and language

    -Examining Stevenson's use of language - setting, description, contrast, symbolism and pathetic fallacy

    -Exploring character development - Lanyon, Utterson and Jekyll

    -Reading and discussion tasks and questions

    -Diary writing (empathetic writing) to develop a deeper understanding of character 

    -Links to additional Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde teaching and learning resources

    -Mind mapping the key themes of R L Stevenson's Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

    -Exam style extension essay questions

    -An 11 lesson unit of work 

    -A 130 slide PowerPoint presentation 

    -10 worksheets to accompany the PowerPoint

English Teaching Resources: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde follows the four part lesson structure.  Each lesson begins with a starter activity, moves through an introduction and development and ends with a plenary activity. All PowerPoint slides are fully editable so you can personalise and differentiate the resources as much or as little as you want.  Add extra slides, delete pages, change the text and imagery and update it as is necessary to suit your teaching needs.  In addition, the resource contains a scheme of work overview and a student booklet packed with worksheets created to be used in conjunction with the PowerPoint.

To view the Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde powerpoint in more detail you can preview every slide by clicking on the images in the boxes next to the resource’s description.


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