Use these teaching ideas for The Pearl by John Steinbeck to educate students, wow your colleagues, and impress your administrators. Ideas include writing prompts, reading comprehension activities, and preparatory ideas. These ideas target multiple intelligences.
Music in "The Pearl" by John Steinbeck: Project-Based Learning Assessment - This is a PBL project for high school aged students. It is a fun idea because so many times teachers have issues with students listening to their ipods all the time, or on their phones, and devices, etc. In this project they actually use their ipods to create a playlist to go along with the novel, The Pearl. Teachers are using technology to their advantage.
Pearl, The By: John Steinbeck Lost References: One of the DHARMA Initiative stations is named The Pearl ("Everybody Hates Hugo") The Pearl shows the "curse" of having too much wealth out of your status, like Hurley with the lottery.