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Read for My Summer
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Have You Seen the Movie Yet?
|Grades||6 – 8|
|Activity Time||2 to 4 hours, depending upon the number of strategies used to evaluate and create scenes (can be completed over several days)|
Activities & Projects
Grades 9 – 12 | Activity & Project
In this activity, you can discuss with teens how they can tell the “good” characters from the “bad” ones by watching for clues that the movie makers have left.
Grades 7 – 12 | Activity & Project
Explore how music can have an emotional impact on a scene in a movie, then help teens write and film a scene of their own.
Grades 7 – 10 | Printout | Learning New Skills
It’s easy to make a movie today, thanks to software that may already be on your home computer. Create movies to communicate through video.