Science Fiction and Fantasy Unit
Miss Erin McCabe
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This unit was designed to give students experience with science fiction and fantasy. It is intended for students ages 12-15. During this unit students will be reading four novels that are found in the Science Fiction and Fantasy Realm. Students will be anwering discussion questions, completing study guides for the novels, and completing other activities related to the novels.
Rowling, J.K. (1999). Harry
Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
L'Engle, Madeline. (1976).
A Wrinkle in Time
Lowry, Lois. (1993). The
Tolkien, J.R.R. (2001).
A. The students will read
and discuss four novels that are found in the science fiction and fantasy genre.
B. The students will identify and describe characters from the four novels used in this unit.
C. The students will identify and describe key events from the plots of these novels.
D. The students will use Internet resources to locate information for activities related to these novels.