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American Authors: Government Camp Governance--How Realistic is Steinbeck's Portrayal
10th - 12th
Students evaluate the realism of John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath. In this The Grapes of Wrath lesson, students listen to several oral histories from those who were in government camps during the Depression. Students then compare...
The Grapes of Wrath - Discussion & Writing Activities
7th - 10th
Add a great resource to your collection of The Grapes of Wrath curriculum materials. A thorough packet contains loads of useful suggestions, whether you use the novel as an anchor text, as a reading circle option, or as independent reading.
About Life: The Photographs of Dorothea Lange Going to the Promised Land
8th - 12th CCSS: Designed
To better understand the migrant experience during the Great Depression, pupils analyze two primary resources: photographs by Dorothea Lange and a U.S. Map that shows the Dust Bowl. They compare and contrast Lange's images to Steinbeck's...
Constructing Narrative from the Migrant Experience in Literature
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Excerpts from John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath and from John Fante's Ask the Dust, as well as a variety of primary source documents provide the background for an examination of the migrant experience from 1920-1945.
Cesar Chavez Curriculum Guide Day of Service and Learning
7th - 12th
Cesar Chavez, the United Farmworker's Movement, and the struggle for Chicano Civil Rights are the focus of a Day of Service and Learning curriculum guide that asks participants to investigate the conditions, events, and attitudes that...
Migrant Melodies: Narratives and Ballads in Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath".
Eleventh graders examine literature using music based upon Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath". The analysis uses literature to examine the historical time period of The Great Depression. Discussion is used to make cognitive connections to...
The Great Depression and Now: The Migrant Worker Experience
9th - 12th
Learners identify the concerns of people caught in desperate times during the Great Depression. They make connections between The Grapes of Wrath and historical images from the Great Depression. Students make connections between the...