An Introduction to Dystopian Literature

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Resources to introduce dystopian/post-apocalyptic literature conventions to AS students, but also suitable for GCSE or KS3 students. Designed to lead to a comparative essay on 'The Road' and 'The Handmaid's Tale' but easily adaptable for your choice of novels or to stand alone as a study of the four short stories included.

  • 0. pre-test.docx
  • 1. dystopian image.docx
  • 2. dystopian quotes.docx
  • 3. definitions.docx
  • 4. characteristics.docx
  • 5. Harrison Bergeron.docx
  • 5. The Lottery.docx
  • 5. The Ones Who Walked Away from Omelas.pdf
  • 5. There Will Come Soft Rains.pdf
  • An Introduction to Dystopian Literature.pptx
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0. pre-test

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1. dystopian image

docx, 293 KB

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2. dystopian quotes

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3. definitions

docx, 13 KB

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4. characteristics

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5. Harrison Bergeron

docx, 136 KB

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5. The Lottery

docx, 28 KB

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5. The Ones Who Walked Away from Omelas

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5. There Will Come Soft Rains

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An Introduction to Dystopian Literature

pptx, 11 MB

About this resource
CreatedAug 16, 2014
UpdatedJan 24, 2016

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    user avatarCannyapper10 days agoReport

    Thank you for taking the time to add this resource. Really helpful for my genre study.

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    user avatarAlmancila year agoReport

    Fantastic - I have adapted this to create a Treasure Hunt for my students. Thanks so much for sharing.

  • 5

    Wow.

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    user avatarbas9a year agoReport

    It fully fulfills my expectations.

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    user avatarcathnarraa year agoReport

    Great resource! Very useful!