Of Mice and Men collection

Discover a variety of activities to explore John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men with your secondary students

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Image Of Wheat Depicting Life In The Fields For Characters In John Steinbeck's Of Mice & Men

Explore this challenging novel with your KS3 classes using these resources

While John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men is no longer on the GCSE specification, it is still valuable and engaging for younger secondary students as it covers universal themes of fate, loneliness and dreaming of a better future. As you delve into George and Lennie's pursuit of the American Dream, why not check out these tried-and-tested lessons, activities, workbooks and supportive materials?

Of Mice and Men Comprehension Activity Booklet!
TandLGuru

Of Mice and Men Comprehension Activity Booklet!

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This resource booklet contains a wide range of age-appropriate, engaging, and meaningful comprehension activities for use throughout the reading of John Steinbeck's 'Of Mice and Men.' Teachers have found them particularly useful in exam revision, comprehension tasks, or guided reading sessions. They...
Of Mice and Men revision card game
LikeAnExpert

Of Mice and Men revision card game

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Fun and addictive 'Of Mice and Men' revision tool that lasts 30-40 minutes to help students revise themes and quotes. Students play as either George, Lennie, Candy or Curley and the aim is to achieve their dream. They play through 40 event cards, which will give them plus or minus DPs (dream po...
Pointless - Of Mice and Men Edition
TandLGuru

Pointless - Of Mice and Men Edition

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Based on the popular game show 'Pointless', this resource is perfect for use as a starter activity, plenary, or revision tool. Editable, so that you can change to any other topic or change questions. Containing almost 30 slides of sound clips, engaging visuals, and suitably challenging questions, th...
Of Mice and Men Scheme of Work
EnglishGCSEcouk

Of Mice and Men Scheme of Work

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Of Mice and Men 19+ lesson scheme of work that includes differentiated learning outcomes, differentiated activities throughout, new key terminology and vocabulary and links to all relevant resources. Completely free to download and designed to work in conjuction with our Of Mice and Men resources av...
Of Mice and Men - Assessment Review
EnglishGCSEcouk

Of Mice and Men - Assessment Review

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A fully differentiated lesson that helps students to improve their answers to a KS3-style assessment question on how John Steinbeck develops setting at the very beginning of Of Mice and Men. Includes differentiated activities and notes for students to use in order to improve their own answers. Easil...
Of Mice and Men - Homework Menu
amybrumby

Of Mice and Men - Homework Menu

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6 weeks of homework tasks - with the choice from 7 different categories: \- analysis \- creative writing \- non fiction writing \- themes and ideas \- poetry \- context \- creative Clear instructions on back of the sheet. My students really embraced the challenge that this ho...
Descriptive writing - Of Mice and Men
mratcliffe88

Descriptive writing - Of Mice and Men

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This lesson is based on the SAMOSA techniques used with the opening of section 2 in Of Mice and Men. Pupils annotate, analyse and use this knowledge to create their own piece of descriptive writing. Used with a top set year 9 (low achieving school) but easily adaptable.
Of Mice and Men
suelanger

Of Mice and Men

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Use this revision grid for any questions that may ask you to think about CHARACTER or PLOT