For anyone tired of all the websites that only offer vocabulary and comprehension questions to help you with teaching The Outsiders, here is an alternative. These are actual activities and lesson ideas that you could use for pre-reading, post-reading, and every chapter of the novel. There are many writing activities, group work, and creative ideas to help the students connect with the novel. Each activity is organized by chapter and is accompanied by learning standards. There are many ways to adapt each lesson to suit the needs of you and your students.