A range of resources have been used. The pdf War of the Worlds extract and comprehension was taken from Christopher Edge Oxford Fiction to 14 . The shorter extract on The Time Time Machine was taken from TES and the extended extract was taken from : http://www.u.arizona.edu/~gmcmilla/wells.html with my own questions added. The images and information in the ppt, if not my own, are all cited in the notes on the ppt. Voice 21 Oracy discussion is also cited.
A power point aiming to introduce the idea of science fiction and literature. The power point focuses on two texts, HG Wells' War Of The Worlds and The Time Machine. There are a range of discussions and comprehension style tasks. The objective of the lesson is to understand that literature reflects life and can influence our thoughts, opinions and actions.