Crucible Lesson Plan Facts:
The author of The Crucible is Arthur Miller who published the book in the 1950s. The novel focuses on the Salem Witch Trials.
By involving students in characters directly understanding comes much easier. Role playing sections of the reading assignment can help bring questions and encourage students to participate in assignments. By allowing topic specific improvisation after the basic part is acted curiousity about the culture, plot, and setting can also be established with students.