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Dance and Discourse: Boogie Down with History
10th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How did the Charleston reflect the culture of the 1920s? To find the answer, class members are taught the dance, read an essay by Albert Haim entitled, “The Charleston in the 1920s: the Dance, the Composers, and the Recordings,” and...
"Shakespeare and Star Wars": Lesson Plan Day 6
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How can a screenplay create meaning and drama in ways that other forms of writing cannot? That is the question class members must answer as they compare the cantina scene of the screenplay for George Lucas's Star Wars: A New Hope with...
Applying Editing Principles to Fritz Lang's Metropolis
4th - 6th
Youngsters view the silent classic Metropolis as they discuss film history and editing techniques. They develop film literacy skills as they learn to enjoy film in a more complex way. The instructional activity is intended for elementary...