A Novel Advantage: The Crucible Unit
Teaching The Crucible has never been easier!
The Crucible is now aligned to the Common Core and includes an all New Writing Performance Task with informational texts that bring witch hunts into the 21st century. The unit also includes formative assessments.
The Crucible by A Novel Advantage, Simply Novel LLC is an innovative PowerPoint learning tool that supports and enhances reading comprehension. The Crucible Unit includes 121 slides, which takes the reader into, through and beyond Arthur Miller's dramatization of the Salem witchcraft trials.
A Novel Advantagebreaks the play down into easy to use objectives that include:
Identifying the Author of The Crucible
Examining the Historical Background of the Play
Identifying the Play's Literary Elements
Distinguishing the Play's Genre
Identifying the Play's Setting
Understanding Stage Directions
Identifying the Characters in the Story
Reading and Interpreting the Play (a summary of the entire play!)
New! Writing Performance Task!
Demonstrate and Apply Knowledge (graphic organizers to help support the understanding of the play)
After each objective brief, interactive, formative assessments check for understanding. As teachers/students move through the summaries of the play these interactive assessments appear after every two slides, once again checking for the understanding. It is everything you need to teach Arthur Miller's play!
Sit back and enjoy the telling of Arthur Miller's play The Crucible as A Novel Advantage weaves a spell to unravel the world of Puritan life and the Salem Witch trials.