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Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck: Teaching Unit {Lesson Plans and Activities}

Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck: Teaching Unit {Lesson Plans and Activities}
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck: Teaching Unit {Lesson Plans and Activities}
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck: Teaching Unit {Lesson Plans and Activities}
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck: Teaching Unit {Lesson Plans and Activities}
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck: Teaching Unit {Lesson Plans and Activities}
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck: Teaching Unit {Lesson Plans and Activities}
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck: Teaching Unit {Lesson Plans and Activities}
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck: Teaching Unit {Lesson Plans and Activities}
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Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck is a frequently taught novel in Secondary school. This unit is designed to provide you with everything you need to teach the novel from start to finish.

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**15 Engaging and Rigorous Lessons**

This MASSIVE teaching pack contains attractive step-by-step lesson plans, worksheets, slideshows, handouts, activities, helpful hints and tips for the teaching of this iconic novel, OF MICE AND MEN. 

For each lesson there is a detailed lesson plan, accompanied by worksheets/handouts, suggested activities, homework questions and teacher's answers.

CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION: A note on all that is contained in this pack!

LESSON 1 – Introduction and Context: As an introduction to the novel, this lesson introduces students to the author and context.

LESSON 2 – Chapter 1: This lesson introduces students to the first chapter of the novel with a focus on the first impressions of the main characters.

LESSON 3 – Chapter 2: This lesson focuses on the second chapter, with a closer look at the main themes of loneliness, strength and weakness.

LESSON 4 – Chapter 3. Part 1: This lesson centers around the first half of chapter three, as well as guiding students through an analysis of the effect of sentence length on the narrative.

LESSON 5 – Chapter 3. Part 2: This lesson concludes chapter three and the themes of the dream, the view of women and Lennie’s strength are explored.

LESSON 6 – Chapter 4: In this lesson, students are guided through the fourth chapter of the novel and the key themes are explored further.

LESSON 7 – Chapter 5: This lesson centers around chapter five and the climax of the plot.

LESSON 8 – Chapter 6: In this lesson, the final chapter is read and discussed, bringing the plot full circle.

LESSON 9 – Novel Review: A fun lesson packed with novel review quizzes to be played in teams.

LESSONS 10 & 11 – Themes: Over two lessons, students will examine the main themes in groups and teach the rest of the class on their findings.

LESSON 12 – Understanding The Title: In this lesson, students study Robert Burns’s poem To A Mouse, and how it links with the novel.

LESSONS 13 & 14 – Literary Elements: Through the use of a PowerPoint presentation, these lessons guide students through an understanding of how Steinbeck has crafted the novel from setting to characterization and plot.

LESSON 15 – Essays: A lesson all about how to write literature essays, specifically focising on how to write them for Of Mice and Men.

APPENDIX
- ESSAY TOPICS AND QUESTIONS: For exams or class practice.
- END OF UNIT EXAM


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