THE PEDESTRIAN BY RAY BRADBURY (SHORT STORY PRESENTATION & ACTIVITIES)
Explore the role that technology plays in our lives with Ray Bradbury's short story, The Pedestrian. This story is always a hit with my students! This lesson includes a 15 slide presentation that guides you through the lesson, discussion questions, figurative language assignment, analysis questions, answer keys, and a final assignment with a template!
INCLUDED IN YOUR PURCHASE:
• A 15 slide PowerPoint presentation that includes the following:
→ Discussion Questions for pre-reading
→ Biographical information about Ray Bradbury
→ Post reading discussion questions
→ Prompts to complete assignments
→ Answers to review with students after they complete the reading questions
→ A link to a film adaptation of the short story (youtube required)
• Analysis questions assignment with detailed answer key
• Figurative language assignment where students label figurative language (metaphor, simile, personification, alliteration, onomatopoeia) used in examples from the story. Detailed answer key included.
• A creative assignment where students extend the story after Leonard is arrested.
Please note that the story is not included for copyright reasons. Contact me if you have any issues finding the story.
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