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Writing a Movie: Summarizing and Rereading a Film Script
|Grades||3 – 5|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Three 45-minute sessions|
Ridley Park, Pennsylvania
MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY
- Computers with Internet access
- Smartboard or chart paper and markers
- VHS or DVD of E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial directed by Steven Spielberg (Universal Studios, 1982)
- Word processing program
- Universal Studios website for E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial
- Film review of E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial
|1.||In this lesson, students will write a summary for a brief segment of the film E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial. To prepare for the lesson, watch the entire film in advance to familiarize yourself with the story.
|2.||There are many excellent websites offering background information and interactive activities for the film, E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial. Visit the following websites to prepare for the lesson: