On the Road
by Jack Kerouac
Assignments & Activities
Available to teachers only as part of the On the Road Teacher Pass
On the Road Teacher Pass includes:
- Assignments & Activities
- Reading Quizzes
- Current Events & Pop Culture articles
- Discussion & Essay Questions
- Challenges & Opportunities
- Related Readings in Literature & History
Sample of Assignments & Activities
Mapping Sal's Journey
Objective: On The Road is a geography-lesson-stream-of-consciousness-carpe-diem-rolling-stone-be-yourself-non-conformist classic piece of literature. Its meandering prose complements its meandering plot and wandering char...
Who you calling a Beatnik?
Objective: Kerouac is the godfather of the Beats. Not beets: the red things used to make Borscht. The Beats will tell you that they were misunderstood and mi...