In this interdisciplinary activity, the students will read Ray Bradbury's "All Summer in a Day", a science fiction story about a group of students who live on Venus. They will then read a scientific article about the actual conditions on Venus. Using the information from the article, as well as their knowledge about photosynthesis and conditions necessary for life, they will answer several questions comparing the story to reality.
-Scientific article about Venus
-11 multiple choice questions
-1 open-ended question
Note: "All Summer in a Day" is not included in the download. The story can be found online.