Teach John Steinbeck’s novella, “Of Mice and Men” with ease with this digital and traditional unit bundle. The flexibility of having both the paperless and traditional versions of the unit allow you more freedom to teach how you want to.
There are two unit bundles in this bundle:
This BUNDLE includes these traditional paper/PDF units:
This collaborative and CCSS aligned introductory project introduces students to the historical context behind the novel. Students work together in groups to research and present important historical context about the novella
This vocabulary unit includes 60 different vocabulary words, six vocabulary quizzes, and fun, engaging, and differentiated activities to help students learn and retain vocabulary.
These CCSS aligned comprehension questions include ten comprehension questions for each chapter that go beyond simple recall skills.
This resource combines the vocabulary words with the reading comprehension questions in an engaging and interactive, foldable bookmark.
There are seven different differentiated writing tasks in this download that span the three writing disciples of the CCSS standards: argumentative, explanatory, and narrative. Each writing task includes two different levels of differentiation and a graphic organizer.
These CCSS aligned character analysis graphic organizers help students make connections with the characters.
One final essay option that includes ESL differentiation, a rubric, and graphic organizers.
Another final essay option that is also aligned to the CCSS standards. This essay includes ESL differentiation, a rubric, and a graphic organizer.
Test your students’ reading comprehension and analysis skills with these six reading quizzes that go beyond basic recall.
Analyze the American Dream throughout the novel with these activities and writing prompts.
This BUNDLE includes these digital resources:
This 5 slide introduction activity allows students to work at their own pace and individually or collaboratively on a novel introduction activity that will prepare them to read Of Mice and Men. These colorful and engaging slides will prompt students to research and learn about the Great Depression, migrant workers, mental health care in the 1930s, and more.
This digital activity includes three different types of character analysis activities that help students analyze each character so that students gain a better understanding of the story and Steinbeck’s message.
This is a complete teaching unit in itself! The possibilities are endless with this digital Of Mice and Men student notebook. Students will analyze characters, symbols, keep track of major events, respond to reading questions for each chapter, and complete a writing task for every chapter.
These self-grading chapter quizzes for John Steinbeck’s novella “Of Mice and Men” run on the Google® Forms platform. There are six quizzes included in this resource, one for each chapter, and each quiz contains 10 questions (5 matching and 5 multiple-choice). There is also a built-in answer key for each quiz that makes grading a breeze! Your students will know their grades as soon as they submit their forms, and all of your data will be compiled neatly into a Google Sheet!
If purchased separately, all of the resources in this bundle total $70.50, and purchasing both of the unit bubdles separately equals $44.50.