These sites are about “Of Mice and Men” by John Steinbeck. Includes a biography of the author, book summaries, discussion questions, suggested activities, and online quizzes. There is also a link to an eThemes Resource on the decade of the 1930s.
This 55 page PDF packet includes a number of activities to complement the novel, including: pre-reading activities, chapter skills focus, quizzes, vocabulary practice, a final test, and teacher resources.
This site provides a number of resources for you to build prior knowledge prior to beginning the novas, lesson plans and study guides to use while reading, and some culminating activities.
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Learn about the author John Steinbeck, and build background information relevant to the novel. Discover more out about mercy killings, mental retardation, the migrant experience and the great depression.
Choose from a myriad of Internet resources to accompany your teaching of the novel, including: quizzes, a crossword puzzle, a Jeopardy game, study and reading guides, worksheets, vocabulary activities, and more.
These sites are about the history and events of the 1930s. Learn more about the causes and effects of the Great Depression. There are many primary documents, including oral histories, photographs, newspaper articles, and audio files. Also includes maps and timelines. There are links to eThemes Resources on books set in the 1930s, Amelia Earheart, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt.