Teaching “The Fun They Had” by Isaac Asimov

Here’s a story that became very popular right around March/April of 2020. It’s called “The Fun They Had” by Isaac Asimov. It’s more of a middle school level text but the themes, in light of recent events, makes it applicable to all grade levels. This podcast contains an emergency lesson you can create 2 minutes and an in depth discussion of this science fiction short story.

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3 Takeaways

  1. The One Thing that makes everything else in this story easier to teach is the Elements of Science Fiction.
  2. If you’re looking for a quick assignment, a 2-column making connections chart will do.
  3. Science Fiction can be mind-blowing.

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