The Outsiders

S.E. Hinton's "The Outsiders" is a profound exploration of societal divisions and the struggles of adolescence through the eyes of Ponyboy Curtis and his gang, the Greasers. Set against the backdrop of 1960s America, this novel delves into themes of loyalty, conflict, and the search for identity amid economic and social turmoil. This topic pack provides students with the tools to visualize and analyze key scenes, offering a hands-on approach to understanding the complex relationships and pivotal moments that define the narrative. Apply the keyword #The Outsiders to access all content from this pack in the Comic Maker, facilitating a deeper engagement with this enduring work of young adult literature.

Curriculum Connections:

  • Study Sync ELA (6-12) — StudySync, Grade 7 Unit 4.
  • Into Literature (6-12) — Into Literature, Grade 8, Unit 5.