Jules Verne Teacher Resources
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Literature of the Islands and the Sea
Young scholars read an age-appropriate novel in which an island setting plays an important role from a provided list. This will help them understand life on an island. They will analyze the plot, theme, characterization, setting, and style of the book.
Using Science Fiction To Understand Biological Concepts
Students read and discuss," The Andromeda Strain" by Michael Crichton and complete a short writing exercise as a warm-up for a longer piece of science fiction writing. They choose a topic and create a science fiction short story such as, "The Day Diffusion Stopped".
Bookworm's Delight Alphabet Activity
In this famous authors activity worksheet, students examine 25 author names and then put those names into alphabetical order.
Worksheet: Man on the Moon Walter Cronkite
In this "Man on the Moon" with Walter Cronkite worksheet, students watch the movie and respond to 35 short answer questions regarding its content.
The First Challenger: Trolling for Science
Ninth graders view a video, answer questions then lead a class discussion. In this scientific activity students study the voyage of the HMS Challenger and answer questions accordingly.
Gulliver's Travels Literature Lesson Plan
Students examine the effects scientific advances have on society through reading literature. Students compare other novels that contains warnings about the misuse of science to Gulliver's Travels and conduct research and create posters demonstrating what they've learned.
Identifying Genre and Subgenre #2
In this identifying genre and subgenre #2 worksheet, 9th graders read 17 short summaries, then select the genre and subgenre from the choices given and explain their choice in writing.
Young scholars create a poster in which they discuss literature that warns against the abuse of science. In this Gulliver's Travels lesson, students research the author's views of science and technology and how science affects human society. Young scholars present their information in a poster.
Underwater Dream Machine
Pupils investigate the concept of an underwater submarine while viewing a program with information about World War II U-boats. They answer key questions after the viewing of the program using student created notes. A summary of the video is given in the lesson plan.
Student study the USS Alligator, the United States' first submarine. They describe the United States' first submarine, the USS Alligator's technology in 1862 and its voyages. A nautical vocabulary list is included for student reference.
Worksheet 5 c: Use Transitional Words and Phrases
If your class is working on essays, and you'd like your writers to add transition words, then this handout might be for you. With a list of transition words categorized by type and an example paragraph, this resource could act as a reference sheet for learners as they comb through their essays.
Web Search: The Pros and Cons of Free Trade
Learners examine the topic of free trade and its impact on the world economy. They conduct Internet research, and prepare and present a report of their findings.
Practice: Navigate and Explore the Digital Library
Eighth graders use the internet to explore and navigate through a digital library. They work alone or in pairs to search categories such as title, subject, and country. Students use the website library to find answers to given questions on a worksheet.