The Crucible: a creative Response Choose one of the following options: Blog, Blog, Blog

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The Crucible: A Creative Response

Choose ONE of the following options:

  1. Blog, Blog, Blog: create a blog for a character

    • Write 5 entries for the blog of this character.

    • How much of his/her daily life is he/she willing to share on the Internet?

    • What is he/she good at?

    • Is he/she funny? Serious? Vain?

  2. Gender-Bender: rewrite a scene and change the gender of the characters to show how they might act differently

  1. Fictional Friends: who of all the characters would you want for a friend? Why? What would you do or talk about together? Do you have similarities?

  2. What If: write about or discuss how the story would differ if it took place in 2013.

    • What differences would exist?

    • What similarities would remain?

    • What would be the “problem,” if not witchcraft?

  3. Found Poetry: take the section of the story that you read and, choosing carefully, create a found poem; then read it aloud and discuss it with the class

  4. Twitter: create a fictional Twitter account for one of the characters.

    • What tweets would he/she send?

    • What hashtags would he/she be interested in?

    • Who would follow him/her?
    • Who would he/she follow?

  5. tumblr: create a tumblr account for a character.

    • What would it look like?

  6. Pin it!: Create a Pinterest page for a character.

    • What categories would he/she have?

    • What types of things would he/she pin?

  7. Picture This: bring in original art related to the book; compare, describe, and discuss

  8. Sing Me a Song: write a song/ballad about the story, a character, or an event in the book

  9. There’s an app for that!: create an app for The Crucible.

    • What would it be like?

    • What would be its purpose?

  10. Facebook: create a FB page for one of the characters

    • Create posts for his/her wall

    • Create pictures for his/her wall

    • Create a timeline for his/her wall

    • Create a friend list

    • Have one of his/her friends write on his/her wall

  1. The Real End: What happens after the hangings? Write the next Act of the play.

    • What does Elizabeth say to her kids?

    • What happens to Abby? Danforth and Hathorne? Parris?

    • How does the town start to heal from the tragedy?

    • Set it up like a play (dialogue, etc.)

Use this space to brainstorm your ideas!

Use this table to create your own rubric. How do you want to be graded? Be specific!


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