Key Scenes from A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

(adapted by Kieran McGovern)

Stave One: Marley's Ghost - It’s Christmas Eve, seven years after the death of Scroooge’s business partner, Jacob Marley. Linked to this listening comprehension cloze activity & this Stave One Quiz. English Language Level: FCE, CEfr B2/C1

A Christmas Carol Study Pack
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A Christmas Carol audiobook (with text)

Contents include

  • Complete audiobook (abridged version).

  • MP4 format for iTunes audiobooks or similar.

  • Alternative Mp3 version (in staves)

  • Accompanying text (complete & stave by stave)

  • Links to original text

  • Notes & exercises

  • Character notes

  • Selection of useful quotations

  • Short audio readings of key passages

  • Reading, writing & listening worksheets

  • Free updates of materials

The Spirit shows Scrooge the life he could have had with Belle. 

It's Christmas present. The Spirit shows Scrooge the Cratchit family Christmas dinner. He learns that Tiny Tim will die if the future remains unchanged.

The final spirit shows Scrooge the future that awaits him.

Scrooge unexpectedly takes up a long standing invitation from his nephew, Fred.

 Try these sample learning resources: 

Classroom presentations: Meet Mr Scrooge Scrooge in Stave One

Sample Texts: 1.1 Marley Was Dead (intermediate) * 1.1 Humbug! (elementary)

Worksheet: Marley Was Dead 

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