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The Crucible Teaching Guide
The Crucible Teacher's Guide
 
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ISBN: 978-1-938913-05-1
Pages: 122
Copyright: 2015
Writer: Kristen Bowers; Revised by Mikayla Barondeau

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Our newly REVISED Literature Guide for Arthur Miller's The Crucible has been written to focus on time-tested best practices for teaching, and is aligned to the Common Core State Standards, the NCTE/IRA English Language Arts Standards, and the Texas TEKS for grades 9-12. 122 pages.

This Secondary Solutions Literature Guide for teaching The Crucible includes
Pre-Reading Activities List (numerous standards addressed through writing and project-based ideas)
CCSS Reading: Informational Focused articles on:
  • Notes on the New England Primer, followed by Comprehension Check questions (RI.9-10.1, RI.9-10.10; RI.11-12.1, RI.11-12.10)
  • Witchcraft in Puritan New England, followed by Comprehension Check questions (RI.9-10.1, RI.9-10.10; RI.11-12.1, RI.11-12.10)
  • Puritan Religion and Beliefs, followed by Comprehension Check questions (RI.9-10.1, RI.9-10.10; RI.11-12.1, RI.11-12.10)
  • The Red Scare and McCarthy Trials followed by Comprehension Check questions (RI.9-10.1, RI.9-10.10; RI.11-12.1, RI.11-12.10)
  • Biography on author Arthur Miller, followed by corresponding Comprehension Check questions (RI.9-10.1, RI.9-10.10; RI.11-12.1, RI.11-12.10)
Notes on the Elements of DramaActive Reading Note-Taking Guides for active reading and keeping track of important events and elements of the play
Brief excerpt on the Historical Accuracy of The Crucible with corresponding questions
Comprehension and Analysis Questions (numerous and varied CCSS addressed)
Post-Reading and Extension Ideas (numerous standards addressed through project-based ideas)
Essay and Writing Prompts (numerous standards addressed through writing projects and ideas)
Prior Knowledge Anticipation/Reaction Activity (to explore themes and provoke discussion)
Vocabulary Lists: one with, and one without definitions (L.9-10.6; L.11-12.6)
Terminology from the Play (L.9-10.6; L.11-12.6)
CCSS Reading: Literature Focus activities and lessons, including those on
  • Characterization, (RL.9-10.3; RL.11-12.3)
  • Elements of Drama and Author’s Choices (RL.9-10.5; RL.11-12.5)
  • Types of Conflict (RL.9-10.3; RL.11-12.3)
  • Literary Devices (RL.9-10.4, RL.9-10.5; RL.11-12.4, L.11-12.5, W.11-12.3.D)
  • Tragedy and the Tragic Hero (Rl.9-10.1, RL.9-10.3; RL.11-12.1, RL.11-12.3)
CCSS Writing Focus activities and lessons, including
  • Constructing Topic Sentences and Gathering Information (W.9-10.2, W.9-10.2.A, W.9-10.9; W.11-12.2. W.11-12.2.A, W.11-12.9)
  • MLA Citation Format (W.9-10.2, W.9-10.2.C, W.9-10.8; W.11-12.2, W.11-12.2.C, W.11-12.8)
  • Drafting a Literary Analysis (W.9-10.5; W.11-12.5)
  • Peer Revision and MLA Paper Format (W.9-10.5, W.9-10.6; W.11-12.5, W.11-12.6)
  • Validating the Credibility of Online Sources (W.9-10.8; W.11-12.8)
CCSS Language Focus activities and lessons, including
  • Word Meanings in Context (L.9-10.4, L.9-10.4.A-D; L.11-12.4, L.11-12.4.A-D)
  • Vocabulary in Context (L.9-10.4.A; L.11-12.4.A), Hyphenation Conventions (L.11-12.1.A)
  • Word Roots and Context (L.9-10.4.A, L.9-10.4.C, L.9-10.4.D; L.11-12.4.A, L.11-12.4.C, L.11-12.4.D)
  • Connotation/Denotation (RL.9-10.4, L.9-10.4.B; RL.11-12.4, L.11-12.4.B)
CCSS Speaking and Listening Focus: Evaluating Arguments (SL.9-10.3; SL.11-12.3)
Quiz on each Act
Two Final Exam Options - One entirely Multiple Choice
Final Vocabulary Test
Teacher's Guide with
  • Summary of the Play
  • Suggested Related Reading
  • Notes for the Teacher
  • Sample Agenda
  • Answer Key
  • Common Core Alignment Documentation
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