Gpisd pre-ap english i summer reading 12-13 of mice and men reading guide and summer reading assignment use the following points to guide your thinking as you read of mice and men by john steinbeck these questions will also help you prepare for the essay question(s) you will have to answer in the first week of. Appropriate supplemental texts might include: john steinbeck’s nobel prize acceptance speech, an overview of the area in california (mapped out), the grapes of wrath film, out of the dust (a book of poetry by karen hesse), the ending of old yeller , the. Of mice and men - study and discussion questions chapter 1 comprehension 1 in what part of the country does the novel take place time period 2 list words that describe lennie 3 list words that describe george how does the behavior of curley’s wife seem deliberately designed to provoke the men 8 what motives does steinbeck suggest.
Context john steinbeck was born in 1902 in salinas, california, a region that became the setting for much of his fiction, including of mice and men as a teenager, he spent his summers working as a hired hand on neighboring ranches, where his experiences of rural california and its people impressed him deeply. Of mice and men les ela sec 4 competency 2: reads and listens to written, spoken and media texts objective: by the end of this lesson, students will understand the context and the relevance of the novel. Summer reading assignment honors english 1 required reading: of mice and men by john steinbeck (about 100 pages) novel, of mice and men by john steinbeck, and take thorough notes while you read see the next simple summary i expect about a page of notes per chapter, so six pages of notes total since the. Of mice and men by: john steinbeck-born in salinas, ca in 1902-attended stanford university but did not graduate-moved to ny in 1925 to be a writer.
Of mice and men (john steinbeck) - comprehension questions learn with flashcards, games, and more — for free search a tattered dictionrary and a mauled copy of the ca civil codes for 1905 of mice and men - comprehension questions 64 terms of mice and men questions 64 terms of mice and men questions. Such as the book thief, fahrenheit 451, the giver, the chocolate war, the bell jar, uglies, divergent, hunger games quarter 2: of mice and men, john steinbeck. The above songs have been mentioned in various sources as songs suitable for the novel of mice and men i believe that there have been many movie versions made of the novel, so you might want to.
Many schools have banned of mice and men after parents have reacted against the assignment in high schools most schools have challenged and then banned john steinbeck's book but states such as ky, pa, and mn the book has been reinstated. In this unit, you will be studying of mice and men by john steinbeck lee as you are doing your assignments, think about the following: write a quote, summary, and paraphrase from each source using proper citations (supplemental reading book 2 of 2, page 206) what is the author’s view on compassion. An in-depth analysis of steinbeck's of mice and men this is a high school level paper that challenges students to delve deeply into the novel.
Of mice and men is a novella written by author john steinbeck published in 1937, it tells the story of george milton and lennie small, two displaced migrant ranch workers, who move from place to place in california in search of new job opportunities during the great depression in the united states. The men also meet curley, the boss's ill-tempered and violent son, and, later, curley's sexy wife, who likes to flirt with the ranch hands finally, george and lennie meet slim and carlson slim's dog has just given birth, and carlson wants to replace candy's old, useless dog with one of the puppies. Overview of class: language arts is literature-based students are expected to do all assignments, quizzes, and tests on their own of mice and men, john steinbeck the last lecture, randy pausch to kill a mockingbird, harper lee personal book choices used for power reading.
This essay is devoted to such prominent masterpiece as “of mice and men” by john steinbecka hero by definition is a person admired for certain qualities and achievements among these qualities are courage, bravery, and an intense care for others. Of mice and men - final assessment - argue about lingering questions in the book by melissa pilakowski | this newsletter was created with smore, an online tool for creating beautiful newsletters for for educators, nonprofits, businesses and more. John steinbeck was born in what city a new york city, ny b salinas, ca c omaha, ne d chicago, il national book award and the newbery award 9 “ad astra per alia porci” means a an ascent to the heavens the title of mice and men suggests a george and lennie will be successful in life b george and lennie’s plan will fail.