We will be reading the novel, The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton, which takes place during the 1960's. In order to help you understand the setting of this novel, you will be completing a 1960's webquest.
You are about to travel back in time to world very different from that which you live in today. It was a simpler time, before video games, cell phones, or even computers. Although the 1960's were very different from what you are used to growing up with, you will probably be surprised at how well you can relate to, understand, and even learn from the characters in S.E. Hinton’s novel The Outsiders. You will explore everything from 60's music and fashion to government, cars and even gang life.
** This webquest was taken, in part, from one originally created by Erin Collin.