Learning About Class Differences
Kind of Activity:
Identify themes of class in I[An Inspector Calls]
Common Core Standards:
Ask students to brainstorm a list of things that they associate with the term "class." What makes a person "upper class," "middle class," or "lower class"? This can be used to launch a discussion of the differences between the wealthy and the aristocracy, as applied to An Inspector Calls.
Discuss why the Birlings would have been considered "middle class." Though they are wealthy and respectable, they were not born...
Join Now to View Premium Content
GradeSaver provides access to 753 study guide PDFs and quizzes, 4787 literature essays, 1495 sample college application essays, 189 lesson plans, and ad-free surfing in this premium content, “Members Only” section of the site! Membership includes a 10% discount on all editing orders.