Of Mice and Men unit sheet
C Layer (50 points possible). You will be verbally assessed for each activity in this layer that you choose to complete. Complete at least one activity from each of the C level areas below. You must complete this layer before moving on to the next.
not know, look up their definitions and create flash
cards. Learn them.
Be sure to include a word bank.
words from the novel. Be sure the words are used
correctly in context. Perform it for your teacher
or the class.
Be sure to use a strong topic sentence and
transitional words and
2. Create a time line that includes 20 main events 15 _________ ________
in Of Mice and Men.
3. Complete the Of Mice and Men fill-in-the- 15 _________ ________
1. Complete the outline
study guide for the novel. 20 _________ ________
elements from the story. Be sure to include an
literary elements from the story. Make sure it is
neat and that you can
explain each element.
B Layer (30 points
one of the activities below. Credit is earned for learning,
which comes about through listening, writing , discussion, reading and
doing. You will be assessed using the rubric particular to your choice.
the 1930s in America. Include at least 5
underlined vocabulary words. Use
dialogue to help your characters come alive.
Two page minimum
the plot and vocabulary of Of Mice and
Men and teaches conflict, climax, resolution
and theme. Include clear directions for how
to play, as well as
everything needed to do so.
the story of Of Mice and Men. Be sure
the pictures and words leave no gaps in the
storyline. Make sure the language and
illustrations are appropriate for your audience.
Incorporate and underline
5 vocabulary words.
A Layer (20 points possible). Get an “A” level worksheet, find two current,
reliable sources on the topic, and create a bibliography for each one. Then summarize the main points of each source on the “A” level worksheet. Next, draft your opinion on the issue citing your research for support. Your opinion should be in paragraph form, include in-text citations, and be a minimum of 200 words.
Proofread, edit and type your final draft. Turn in the following:
_________final (typed) draft with citations
_________“A” level worksheet completed
Choose one question to answer:
an individual with mental retardation?
2. How did Steinbeck’s life influence 20 _________ ________
his creation of Of Mice and Men?
3. Was it moral for George to kill 20 _________ ________
Lenny at the end of the novel?