Lesson plans and teaching ideas
, novel by Leo Tolstoy
This extensive site was designed to support the PBS film version. It includes a timeline, a comparison of the novel and film, and a teacher's guide.
These resources from Oprah's Book Club include discussion questions and a pronunciation guide.
"How Much Land Does a Man Need?"
Text of the story.
Reactions of the Masters
This lesson compares Tolstoy's retelling of the Russian folktale "Evil Allures, But Good Endures" with the Welsh tale "Beth Gellert."