Short fiction is the "garage band" of science fiction, claims Tor Books editor Patrick Nielsen Hayden, so it's time to step on that fuzzbox and thrash as hard as you can without knocking over your mom's weed-trimmer.
Science Fiction Short Story & Film Analysis, 5-Day Lit. & Movie Worksheets, CCSS
Imagine you could buy a clone of yourself and no one would ever know. What could possibly go wrong? Print-and-teach materials to get your students reading and thinking about Ray Bradbury's delightfully creepy short story, "Marionettes, Inc."
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Very Short Stories for High School & Middle School
Teach your students how to read a movie in just the same way that we closely read literature with this five-day lesson that begins with a study of Brian Aldiss short story, Supertoys Last All Summer Long, the inspiration for A.I. Artificial Intelligence, a 2001 film directed by Steven Spielberg.After analyzing Aldiss futuristic tale of a robot boy who wants only the love of his human mother, share Spielbergs compelling film
Ray Bradbury Predictions Fulfilled would work as a great supplement for a high school English class.
These short stories feature advanced sci-fi technology and other fantastical things not possible in our world. See also Steampunk See also Post-Apocalyptic See also Dystopias See also Star Wars These stories might interest an avid reader, or might be suitable short stories for middle or high school kids. Reunion | Arthur C. Clarke An alien craft sends … Continue reading Science Fiction or Fantasy Short Stories →
Science Fiction Unit, 2 Weeks of Sci Fi Short Story & Movie Analysis, Sci Fi Fun
Take a trip to another dimension as you introduce your students to the delights and horrors of modern science fiction. Using the works of writers such as Ray Bradbury, Kurt Vonnegut Jr., and Isaac Asimov, this two (or three, depending on pacing) week mini-unit will entertain and challenge your advanced middle school and high school classes.
Use Interactive Notebooks in a high school setting to promote creativity, engagement, and analytical thinking. Learn about how to lay out your spreads to scaffold and maximize student output, all while maintaining an organization that helps students use their notebooks as a reference.
Write It! Choice Cards contain 25 Choice Cards designed for Common Core with prompts for Narratives (Science Fiction Short Story, Historical Fiction Short Story, Fantasy Short Story, Mini-Biography, Script), News Articles, Argumentative Essays, Opinion Pieces/Editorials, Speeches, Monologues, Research Papers, and Persuasive Letters. Choice Cards™ are task cards, but we think the word CHOICE is more motivational. Power-Up your classroom with BYTES Power Smarts!