This Play Guide is specifically written for students studying Malorie Blackman’s Noughts & Crosses, as adapted by Dominic Cooke, as a set play text for the AQA GCSE Drama specification.
The Play Guide provides structured support for the three Sections that are all part of Component 1: Understanding Drama in the AQA GCSE Drama specification:
Section A: Theatre Roles and Responsibilities
Section B: Study of a Set Play
Section C: Understanding Drama – Live Theatre Production
- Fully supports the written examination and helps students develop their key knowledge and understanding of the set plays.
- Knowledge and understanding are developed alongside the key drama skills through a range of practical ideas and activities, tasks and exercises.
- Includes a dedicated section on how to improve exam and writing skills with a number of practice exam-style questions.