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The Pearl by John Steinbeck Study Guide

Nouvelle ELA
Grade Levels
7th - 10th
Formats Included
  • PDF
2 + digital version
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  1. This unit bundle for The Pearl by John Steinbeck guides and challenges students to analyze plot, characterization, conflict, and symbolism in the classic novella. This resource includes nonfiction background activities, projects and vocabulary materials, full lessons, a study guide, and a final test
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This is a study guide to help scaffold understanding of The Pearl by John Steinbeck. Students practice story elements and citing textual evidence. Answer Key included!

Students are asked to:

-fill out a plot diagram

-identify examples of characterization

-identify and analyze symbols found in the novel

-identify an example of the four types of conflict as found in the novel

*Includes a digital version in fillable Google Slides. Check out the preview to see this in action.

This resource is also part of The Pearl Unit Bundle, which is 20% off the price of individual components. You might also enjoy Symbolism Flipbook and PowerPoint for The Pearl!

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Total Pages
2 + digital version
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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