The Grapes of Wrath

by John Steinbeck

Spring 2018 Reading, Response and Discussion Schedule for The Grapes of Wrath

Some "Text to Text" & "Text to World" connections to explore...

Life as a Tenant Farmer- Oklahoma in the 1930s

Life as a Migrant Worker- California in the 1930s

Farming


Traveling Route 66


Explore the Health and Poverty Connection

    • What’s “black tongue”?
    • What’s pellagra?


Prentice Hall Literature: The American Experience - Selected Textbook Resources

    • Novel Excerpt: Chapter 3, The Grapes of Wrath - "The Turtle" - p.766


Multi-Media Resources: Music

Click here to listen to musical "text to text" connection to The Grapes of Wrath (only available to Mrs. Juster's students).

See the trailer for the 20th Century Fox film adaptation

of

The Grapes of Wrath




Missed part of the film?


Below, see the trailer for the 20th Century Fox film adaptation of

The Grapes of Wrath

Explore the PBS documentary Surviving the Dustbowl and view this clip from the documentary.

Explore Ken Burns' Dust Bowl and a view a clip from this documentary.