Get the complete PDF text with chapters and page numbers, 4 nonfiction articles to inform students about life in The Great Depression, Women in the 1930s, the mentally ill in the time period, and the racial segregation. Use articles to make important connections to John Steinbeck's characters- bring the fictional text to real life. Guided reading questions for each chapter that allows students to recall important events and analyze the text. Lastly, Robert Burns' A Mouse so students can see why the author chose the title. Enjoy!