Write an Obituary
Using the information revealed about John Wright through character dialogue, write an obituary for Mr. Wright. Who would be Mr. Wright’s survivors? What were his good qualities?
Look in your local newspaper for an article that involves some aspect of the play and bring it to class. Present the article to the class and explain why it relates to the play.
Create a board game like that of “Clue” using the characters, locations, weapons, etc. discussed in Trifles.
Draw a Character
Have students draw their interpretation of a character from the play. Artistic ability is not important, but their drawings must reflect the narrator’s description to some extent.
Create a set for Trifles as though you were involved in a production of the play. How would you depict the kitchen? What might be seen through the farmhouse...
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