36 slides. Introductory PowerPoint to set up reading Arthur Miller's play "The Crucible." Contains all the pertinent facts about the Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692, the life and times of the accusations, the final count, as well as Arthur Miller's reasons for writing the play. Embedded 3 minute clip from YouTube of the Salem museum tour. Images from the movie (1996). Opening slide anticipatory guide prompts students to think about their personal beliefs regarding judgement and conviction.