This package includes 23 time-tested and unique Socratic seminar questions and prompts for The Pearl by John Steinbeck. These question and prompts are designed to promote deeper understanding, critical thinking, collaboration, and effective communication through preparation and intellectual dialogue.
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Which word best applies to the doctor: charming, deceitful, necessary?
Stand on this statement: The doctor’s servant is a sellout.
Which is most important to Kino: the family, the pearl, or the plan?