10 Activities and Lesson Plans for Of Mice and Men

They had walked in single file down the path, and even in the open one stayed behind the other. Both were dressed in school administrator skirts and in school administrator coats with brass buttons. Both carried black, … [Read more...]

Hope for Cleveland Browns Fans: A (Very) Creative Writing Assignment

I love football.Unfortunately, I'm from Cleveland. And what is a fun hobby for many is a factory of sadness for me.To escape from the sadness, I dove into literature. And here's what I came up with. A Creative … [Read more...]

Teaching Of Mice and Men without Offending Everyone

I love Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men. I've taught it for several years. The novel's harsh language does present some problems.The Lord's name is used in vain 26 times. There are 41 additional instances of Deity being … [Read more...]