Studying works like The Crucible, "The Lottery", or other pieces of literature from the 1950s? Need to have your students understand what motivated and drove the Red Scare and McCarthyism? What is the danger in conforming? Explore all of these questions with a thorough examination of an all encompassing Inquiry Task. Synthesis Essays and Inquiry Tasks act as a powerful tool to engage your students through visuals and relevant texts. Ask your student a difficult question, have them find their answers within powerful discussion, readings, cartoons, and other stimuli.By the end of this unit your students will be able to define conformity and explain how it reveals itself in society and literature.