This 19-page packet of pre-reading activities that introduce students to The Crucible by Arthur Miller is set up as a jig-saw and WebQuest activity.
It utilizes numerous online resources as links (video, biographies, informational), plus the classroom textbook.
-Teacher instruction for using the activity.
-Six different pre-reading activities that can be used as either a jig-saw whole class activity for two class days or as individual activities on separate days.
-Activities include: Witch Trials, McCarthyism, Arthur Miller, Summary/Themes, Characters, and Literary Devices.
-Answer Key provided for Witch Trials, McCarthyism, Arthur Miller activities. Other activity answers easily accessible on the Internet.