The Pearl, John Steinbeck

(Heinemann New Windmill Series)


All of the following are excellent study guides:
  • TeacherVision.com Guide to "The Pearl"
  • Classic Notes - "The Pearl"
  • SCORE Guide - 'The Pearl'


  • My own resources:
  • Crossword Puzzle

  • Based on vocabulary from Chapters 1-2
  • Teenage Millionaire

  • The experiences of a 16-year-old British girl who won the National Lottery
  • Chapter Two

  • Reading comprehension activities
  • Chapter 3

  • Reading comprehension and writing activities
  • Chapter 3 - In the style of a graphic novel

  • Present the key events of the chapter as a "comic strip"
  • Chapter 4

  • Vocabulary and reading comprehension activities
  • Chapter 6

  • Vocabulary and reading comprehension activities
  • A parable for modern times

  • Rewrite "The Pearl" for modern times