By the end of this WebQuest, you will have gathered historical information about the novel and be able to read To Kill a Mockingbird with "wider eyes." As you read the novel, consider these questions:
- What parallels do you see between the Scottsboro trials and the novel's own court case? How does justice (or injustice) come into play?
- How is prejudice affecting the lives of Maycomb, Alabama residents?
- Can tough economic times bring out the best and worst of human beings?