Recommended for Grade 8
Based on both the novel and film adapations of Ender's Game, this unit brings together film and novel study in 5 distinct projects. With connections to the Grade 8 Social Studies curriculem, Playing Ender's Game is a unit of study that has students looking from the past to the future, and recognizing that historical actions can, indeed, repeat themselves.
- Military Genius Through History
- Strategy Games and Skills
- Speaking Out
- Film Foibles (Film and novel required to complete this project)
- Veni Vidi Vici (Social Studies 8 Connection)
Marking rubrics included.