Of Mice and Men

Film Version of Chapters 1 and 2
April 16, 2007, 7:37 am
Filed under: Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Film

What do you think? Is it a good representation of what we’ve read? Did the director pick the right actors for the movie? Is the setting appropriate? What would you have done differently had you been a part of the cinematic team?



The Interview
April 1, 2007, 10:08 pm
Filed under: Chapter 2

How did the actual interview go? Do you think Lennie messed things up for George and himself? Or was George to blame? Back up your opinions!

March 28, 2007, 12:31 pm
Filed under: Chapter 2, Setting

Describe the atmosphere of the ranch and bunkhouse.  Be sure to include characteristics of different characters that were formally or informally introduced to us in this chapter and how they influence the general atmopshere at the bunkhouse.

March 28, 2007, 12:31 pm
Filed under: Chapter 2, Characters, Slim

Describe Slim.  What is his job on the ranch?  What are some of his character traits?

Boss – Angry
March 28, 2007, 12:30 pm
Filed under: Boss, Chapter 2

Why was the boss angry with George and Lennie? Do you think he had a right to be upset?

March 28, 2007, 12:29 pm
Filed under: Chapter 2

Where does racism exist in this novel?

March 28, 2007, 12:27 pm
Filed under: Chapter 1, Chapter 2

What animals have been mentioned in the book thus far, and how are they regarded? Are they respected? Explain  your answers.