Based on the resource The Adventure of the Crooked Man
Based on the text find out as much as possible about the Barclays and their life. Pay attention to
- where and how they lived
- why Mrs Barclay went out on the night in question and what her husband thought about it
- how she behaved on her return
- in what state the cook and the coachman found their master and mistress
- Retell the life story of Henry Wood in your own words. Clues:
- How did he know the Barclays?
- What did he tell Mrs Barclay that made her upset?
- What had he been doing all those years since the incident in India?
- What had brought him to Aldershot?
- How could he know that James Barclay was not murdered by his wife?
- Sit in pairs and assume the roles of Henry Wood and Mrs Barclay. Give your version of what you experienced the night James Barclay died.
- The story is full of dialogue. Choose a section of dialogue and act it out with some partners. Don't forget to use your acting skills; especially important is the way you use your voice.
Write the kind of short report that you think could have appeared in the local newspaper after the inquest.
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