The Leg of Lamb
What do you understand by the idea of perfect crime? What characteristics does it have? Have you ever read or heard about a crime which was considered to be perfect?
Will Mrs Maloney be caught or will she get away with the murder. How might the police catch her?
Mrs Maloney thinks she has committed the perfect crime and that the police will not catch her. In groups, students imagine their perfect crime:
Will it be a robbery, a murder or something else?
How will they do it? What will be involved? Why will they not be caught?
Make a chart with at least 6 the similarities and differences between the book and the television episode.