We found 65 reviewed resources for types of literature/film
Seeing the Image in Imagery: A Lesson Plan Using Film
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
In our increasingly visual society, it is often difficult for some readers to create a mental picture of a picture created only with words. An image-rich text like F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby can therefore, present a real...
To Kill A Mockingbird: Film Language and Elements Of Style
6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
The frame, the shot, the sequence. As part of a unit study of Robert Mulligan's film version of To Kill a Mockingbird, class members learn to read the visual text of the film, examining the composition of frames and shorts, camera...
Film Language and Elements of Style
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do you read a frame? How do you read a shot? Here's a resource that shows viewers how to read films. As part of the study, class members examine the camera angles, lighting, movement, and cinematic point of view in Mr. Smith Goes to...
Beowulf, Translated by Burton Raffel Kennings Worksheet
11th - 12th
After reading about Beowulf's battle with Grendel's mother, class members demonstrate their understanding of kennings by finding examples of the three types, identifying the allusion in the noun phrase, and crafting their own kennings.
Ancient Egypt: Connecting Literature and Geography
1st - 3rd
Students brainstorm prior knowledge of Ancient Egypt, locate Egypt on map of Africa and on world map, watch King Tut film, discuss term biography, and map geographical information mentioned in stories and documentaries about Ancient Egypt.
Title: "The Red Badge of Courage" - Topics: U.S./1860 - 1861; Literature/U.S.
7th - 12th
Designed to be used with a showing of the 1951 version of The Red Badge of Courage staring Audie Murphy, this learning guide includes discussion questions, suggestions for activities, and topics that can be discussed with parents.
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave by Frederick Douglass
9th - Higher Ed
In this literature worksheet, students respond to 12 short answer and essay questions about Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave. Students may also link to an online interactive quiz on the novel at the bottom...
"Shakespeare and Star Wars": Lesson Plan Day 1
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
"Now is the summer of our happiness/Made winter by this sudden, fierce attack!" Luke Skywalker meets Hamlet in a 10-lesson unit based on Ian Doescher's William Shakespeare's Star Wars: Verily, a New Hope. Using Star Wars® as source...
A Teacher’s Guide to the Signet Classics Edition of Mary Shelley ’s Frankenstein
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Contrary to popular belief, the monster's name in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is not Frankenstein. A teacher's guide for the novel helps readers make sense of key details in the text, define vocabulary words, and discuss prominent...