Naola Van Orden at Sacramento City College in California has her students write science fiction stories to demonstrate their understanding of various scientific concepts. While the assignments made by Van Orden and the responses she received from her students may be too advanced for lower grades, the idea can be used from the elementary level up.
Iowa Science Teachers Journal
© Copyright 1993 by the Iowa Academy of Science
"Using Science Fiction to Teach Science Fact,"
Iowa Science Teachers Journal: Vol. 30
, Article 4.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uni.edu/istj/vol30/iss2/4