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Video Information and Comprehension Questions

Wuthering Heights

The following questions appear onscreen in the video. Feel free to integrate them into your lesson plan as needed.

Questions to consider before watching the video:
  • In this program, learn about the classic works of Emily, Charlotte, and Ann Brontë. See how writing together allowed each of the sisters to find her own voice during the restrictive Victorian era.
  • Think about how aspects of Emily Brontë's personality are reflected in her characters.
Questions to consider after watching the video:
  • Catherine tries to explain her love for Heathcliff by saying, "He's more myself than I am." What did she mean by this statement? Emily Brontë identified strongly with these words.
  • Discuss how Heathcliff's personality and life reflect the author's.
Suggested activity
Heathcliff and Catherine are one of literature's most star-crossed couples. Make a bulletin board that compares other fictional couples.