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    Basically I have 0 knowledge of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde( a novella) for my gcse English
    literature and I have 1 week to try and change it. Also in school my class will be going over it again, because most people will forget it over the holidays.

    So will it be better if I just briefly go over the plots, characters and things like that making light notes, and then when I go back to school, I start making detailed analysis of it, if I have the time?

    I start going over the story in detail, reading the book, analysis the characters, plots and themes etc. Including watching 25 minute videos about each chapter. And then when I go back to school I can just make light notes about it and improve the work I've already done?

    What do you guys think is the best option?

    NOTE: I have over 6 hours a day for the next week in which I can complete the novella
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    The detailed notes seem like the better option. You'll be entering Year 11 so the pressure will be high so you may as well use all of this free time to 'get ahead' and ensure that you thoroughly understand the prose.

    (I wouldn't advise spending 6 hours a day though )
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