Animal Farm is an allegorical novel about the animals of Manor Farm that drive out the human farmers and assume control. As time progresses, the dynamic amongst the animals moves from unity and equality to tyranny.
Below are some reading passages that we have hand picked to supplement this book. Be sure to read the passage summaries and our suggestions for instructional use.
11th-12th Informational Text 1380L
Stalin: A Brutal Legacy Uncovered
7th-8th Religious Text 980L
The Ten Commandments
9th-10th Informational Text 1190L
7th-8th Informational Text 1310L
5th-6th Poem 900L
Learning to Read
9th-10th Informational Text 1260L
The Third Wave
11th-12th Informational Text 1320L
The Russian Revolution