Of Mice and Men Teaching Resources

GCSE English Teaching Resources for Of Mice and Men (Steinbeck) by TES English

From TES English, free GCSE English literature teaching resources, activities and worksheets on Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck. Also included are a range of free interactive whiteboard resources and twenty audio files for teaching and revision of the novella. Although developed for the end of unit GCSE examination, English teachers can adapt the resources in order to meet the requirements of GCSE controlled assessment.

Of Mice and Men Teaching Resources 1 – 10

Steinbeck, pre-reading prediction tasks on context, book covers and character.

Of Mice and Men Teaching Resources 11 – 20

Context, location and setting, novel openings and dialect.

Of Mice and Men Teaching Resources 21 – 30

Context, character, theme, and literary style and techniques.

Of Mice and Men Teaching Resources 31 – 38

Context, the title, theme, plot and character.


Of Mice and Men - Audio MP3 Revision & Teaching Resources

Twenty MP3 revision files on John Stenbeck’s Of Mice and Men. Included are summaries and commentary on many aspects of the novella including: chapter, character, context, theme, and literary style and technique.

Of Mice and Men Revision MP3s - Chapter Summaries

Six MP3 audio files on John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men. Chapter summaries.

Of Mice and Men Revision MP3s - Character

Five MP3 audio files on John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men. Character summaries on: George, Lennie, Curley, Curley’s Wife and Crooks.

Of Mice and Men Revision MP3s - Literary Techniques & Devices

Three MP3 audio files on John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men. Literary techniques and devices: animals, animal imagery & symbolism, dialect and setting.

Of Mice and Men Revision MP3s - Context & Themes

Six MP3 audio files on John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men. Context and themes: : disability, dreams & the American Dream, the Great Depression, Hollywood, race and women.


Of Mice and Men - Interactive Whiteboard Teaching Resources

To use the IWB resources and tools, click the .SWF link. When prompted, select ‘Open’ or ‘Open with’. From the menu, choose your Internet browser.

Instructions for the Of Mice and Men interactive whiteboard resources can be found here.

Of Mice and Men interactive whiteboard activity spinner

Activity spinner and spinner editor.

Of Mice and Meninteractive whiteboard double activity spinner

Double spinner interactive whiteboard resource.

Of Mice and Men interactive whiteboard farm quiz

Dream farm quiz and quiz editor.

Of Mice and Men interactive whiteboard image analysis tool

Image analysis IWB tool created for further exploration of the text.

Of Mice and Men interactive whiteboard quote quiz and demo

Quote quiz and demo.

Of Mice and Men interactive whiteboard ranking and sorting activity

Ranking and sorting activity.

Of Mice and Men interactive whiteboard spinner

Seventh in the range of IWB tools.

Of Mice and Men interactive whiteboard quiz

Quiz for 4 teams with questions on the text.

Of Mice and Men interactive whiteboard stop the clock quiz

Stop the clock quiz with three competency levels.

Of Mice and Men interactive whiteboard text analysis tool

Text analysis IWB tool created for further exploration of the text.

Of Mice and Men interactive whiteboard countdown timer

Countdown timer for question time.