Create a QUALITY, colored illustration for one important scene. Find words the author used to describe the scene. List five of those and the page where you found them. Write a 5-6 sentence paragraph explaining why the setting of The Outsiders is important to the story.
Research Tulsa, Oklahoma in the 1960’s and write a one-page report. Your report must include at least 10 facts about Tulsa, Oklahoma during that time period.
Create 3 bookmarks featuring important events from the book. Decorate each with a brief description and picture.
Draw/paint and write a greeting card to Ponyboy from Sodapop inviting us into the scenery and mood of an important part in the book. Be sure the verse helps us understand what is important in the scene and why. Include cite text evidence (quote).
Make a model or a map of a place in the book. Find a way to help viewers understand both what the places are like and why they are important in the book.
Make two timelines. The first should illustrate and describe at least five shifts in the setting of the book. The second should illustrate and explain how the mood changes with the changes in setting.
Rewrite a chapter from the book with a different setting. You can change the time period, state, or city. It must be at least one full page(typed) and change the outcome of the chapter.