Ray Bradbury Short Story Activities and Escape Rooms for Middle School ELA

Original price was: $17.92.Current price is: $12.49.

Are you searching high and low for engaging & interactive activities featuring Ray Bradbury’s short stories? Stop the search and look no further than this Ray Bradbury Short Story Bundle that includes activities, worksheets, and escape rooms for “The Veldt” and “Zero Hour.” These two dystopian short stories offer a chilling warning about the dangers of technology and the minds of our youth.


Review literary elements like plot, conflict, characterization, setting, mood, foreshadowing, and much more with these Ray Bradbury short story activities.

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This bundle features two favorites, “The Veldt” and “Zero Hour.”

Both short stories come with various literary activities students can complete after reading and an accompanying escape room.

What’s Included?

“The Veldt” Activities

  • Plot Diagram
  • Design a HappyLife Home Brochure
  • Too Much of Anything Writing Activity
  • Setting Analysis Activity
  • Rewrite the Scene Creative Writing Activity
  • Compare & Contrast Activity
  • PLUS, a Student-Favorite Escape Room

“Zero Hour” Activities

  • Plot Diagram
  • Body Biography
  • Create a Comic
  • Who’s the Real Villain? Writing Activity
  • Compare to the Radio Play
  • Compare & Contrast the Film
  • PLUS another Escape Room

Everything included is available in digital (Google Drive) & print versions (PDF).

You can save over 30% of the individual listing prices by purchasing the bundle!


Supports Common Core Standards (CCSS):

  • RL.6.1, RL.6.3, RL.6.4, RL.6.6
  • RL.7.1, RL.7.3, RL.7.4
  • RL.8.1, RL.8.3 RL.8.4



If you assign the Google Form Escape Room and your students receive an “Access Denied” error message, your district has likely blocked students from opening Google files owned by someone outside your district.

You can solve this by making your “teacher copy” of the slides, then sharing your document links with the students.


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