Course materials and guides to each unit for Grade 8
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Unit 1: 'What is Fear?' Studying Horror and Suspense
Unit 2: 'What is Freedom?' Studying Dystopia and Modern Media
Martin, “7 Propaganda Techniques for Students to Understand.” Cleverism. 20 June 2018. Web. Accessed 30 Dec 2018.
What is Dystopia Powerpoint (as PDF)
Alex Gendler, “How to Recognize a Dystopia.” TedEd. Accessed 30 Dec 2018.
Unit 3: 'What is Right?' Studying Historical Lit and Social Responsibility
Unit 4: 'What is Culture?' Studying Cultural Impact?
Skills and Assigments
Bradbury, Ray. “The Flying Machine.” 1953.
Card, Orson Scott. Ender’s Game. 1985.
Jackson, Shirley. “The Lottery.” 1945.
Vonnegut, Kurt. “Harrison Bergeron.” 1961
Frederick Douglass (Collections Textbook selection).