Crucible Objectives

In this unit, we will:

·      Discuss all aspects of narrative text as applied to a work of drama, including plot structure, setting, characters, theme, etc.,

·      Learn new vocabulary words taken from each act of the play,

·      Learn why Arthur Miller wrote The Crucible and how it relates to the McCarthy-era hearings of the 1950s,

·      Complete one major character study assignment corresponding with the play, and

·      Complete one creative writing assignment corresponding with the play.