One of the more significant themes of Animal Farm (both the novel and the play) is “The Dangers of a Naive Working Class”. I’ve done up a mindmap elaborating on this, because it encompasses many of the significant details of the story as a whole.
If you’d like this in a printable PDF format, I’ve made it available for download. Just click the big “download” button below.
Honestly, it won’t be readable if printed on A4, so you should print it in A3 or study it off your computer screen. That way, you’ll be able to zoom into the various sections and read it comfortably.
Bear in mind – this was writing based on the Play. The Play is very similar to the Novel, with a few minor differences. If you’re studying Animal Farm the Novel, do take note of these differences and amend your understanding as necessary.
There are many study guides available online, and I’ll paste them here for your reference. Do read through them, as they are treasure troves of information. Bear in mind – these were written for the novel. Students studying the play: please amend your understanding as necessary.