Curley's wife thursday 21st january 2016 john steinbeck of mice and men literacy starter: apostrophes write down the rules of using apostrophes correctly. Ppnt with task, pointers to get them thinking and clear success criteria to help students write as the character of curley's wife to explore her character and feelings and how she's treated by her husband and the other men on the ranch. Curley the antagonist curley is the antagonist, or the character who stands in opposition to the protagonist (usually the main character), in of mice and menhe is the son of the boss of the. How steinbeck uses the character of curley's wife to explore write a diary entry from title year 8 of mice and men grades: c,d & e. Curleys wife curley's wife firstly, her first description is in chapter two just after george and lennie have arrived on the ranch when we first read her description we realise.
Of mice and men character diary entry for this assignment, write a diary entry from the perspective of either crooks or curley's wife try to write the diary entry in the character's dialect, or how. Curley's wife is a complex, main character in john steinbeck's novella, of mice and men she is introduced at the beginning and ultimately causes the end of the novella, her naivity and flirtatiousness leading to her inevitable death at the hand of lennie, confused and scared by her forwardness and eventual unrest. Curley's wife's problem is that she is bound to her gender - woman is the prey, evident in her hollywood dreams misadventure (note you can put a quote here - i haven't got the book with me.
Curley's wife is seen as a cheap possession, a toy that belongs to curley a possession that he gets to control his lack of love, respect and attention results to her death in the end by all the men she's seen as a tramp, they think that she's out cause trouble but the truth is she's. With her here, i could imagine the worst happening, us three being sacked from our jobs, is that what she wants nowi think that in one way, me and curley's wife have in common is having no one to communicate with. In of mice and men, curley's wife is perpetually defined by the men around her she is without a name, always just called curley's wife as if he owns her she is without a name, always just called curley's wife as if he owns her.
Curley's wife acts as a plot device and is a manipulative, flirtatious woman who cannot escape her marriage to curley, a man who has just as many flaws as she does. Diary entry 2 me and lennie met a few people today there was this old guy called candy and he's got a stinkin' old dog he's quit a nice fella though he told me about curley and his wife. Diary entries january 20, 2012 the three witches can tell the is on his way, soon he will lay with the men he has passed curleys wife was the only talking. Willy's journal relates a fascinating and compelling story that has all of the elements of a classic literary piece relating how the horrors of the war cause the rapid maturation of a boy from cape breton, nova scotia - all told in simple, straightforward, evocative, first-person prose. She is newly married to curley we never know her name - she is merely curley's 'property' with no individual identity she is young, pretty, wears attractive clothes and curls her hair.
A short video for a drama projected based on the character curley's wife out of the book 'of mice and men. That outlandish, fairy-tale name but starr faithfull was a real-life society girl who roamed boston and manhattan in the days of f scott fitzgerald her fatal leap from an ocean liner off long. This week has been so busy that i 'aven't been able to write i suppose life is alrite over 'ere but it gets kinda lonely curley's borin' and jus' sits on his ass all day and all the guys are jus' crazy bastards. A follow up from the diary of curley's wife from of mice and men using the idea from the the school english subject and task set by the teachers.
Of mice and men a 281 slide powerpoint with 86 worksheets and a scheme of work with 40 lessons of mice and men is an excellent teaching resource with 40 lessons which explore steinbeck's classic novella in depth. You are reading curley's wife's diary fanfiction a follow up from the diary of curley's wife from of mice and men using the idea from the the school english subject and task set by the teachers. Dear diary, i met george today he's the best friend in the world he really is he's nice to me, except he takes my mouse away just when i wanna stroke its fur on its head but he is still real nice to me i really do promise he is. Unfortunately, the foreman of the ranch, curley (casey siemaszko), enjoys tormenting lennie, while curley's frustrated wife (sherilyn fenn) entices lennie with her sexual allure.
Curley's wife is seen as a cheap possession, a toy that belongs to curley a possession that he gets to control his lack of love, respect and attention results to her death in the end. Curley's wife screams and lennie, not wanting george to hear, covers her mouth and nose as she continues to struggle, lennie grows angry and orders her to be quiet, but she is too terrified to stop lennie shakes her in an effort to subdue her, but breaks her neck instead.