Resources-Media-Language Arts


The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck (Penguin Classics, 2006); or adapted play “The Grapes of Wrath” by Frank Galati (Dramatist’s Play Service, 1991)

North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell (Penguin Classics, 1986). Available online at Project Gutenberg


PDF for Music Comparison Worksheet

PDF for Lyrics to Bruce Springsteen's "The Ghost of Tom Joad"


"Ghost of Tom Joad”, Bruce Springsteen.

“Ghost of Tom Joad”, Rage Against the Machine.

Dust Bowl & Great Depression, Animoto video by Charlene Ortuno.

Visual Thinking Strategies©


Book, Scottsboro: A Story in Block Prints, by Lin Shi Khan and Ralph Austin. United States: s.n., ca. 1933. 1 v.: ill. (linoleum prints) ; 31 x 24 cm.