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Scripting the Past: Exploring Women's History Through Film
9th - 12th
Explore women's history through films and filmmaking. An innovative research project prompts class members to create their own screenplay about a figure in women's history. After outlining their characters, settings, and plots, young...
Studying Documentaries Like a Writer - Looking For Persuasive Techniques
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Revisit the documentaries viewed in the previous lesson plan in this series in order to take a look at the persuasive techniques employed by the documentary creators. Small groups watch the films a second time, taking notes on two...
The Golden Age of Hollywood
10 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Did movies save America during the Great Depression? Or did the Great Depression save movies? Learn more about the Golden Age of Hollywood with a video that covers the five major film studios, the colorization of big budget movies, and...