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Reading in the Reel World: Teaching Documentaries and Other Nonfiction Texts
by John Golden
|Grades||7 – 12|
John Golden offers middle and high school teachers a practical guide for using documentary film in the classroom to improve students' reading, writing, and thinking skills; the book includes discussions of over 30 films, step-by-step activities, and copy-ready handouts.
Grades 9 – 12 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
Students imagine and storyboard their own vision of the transformation of Dr. Jekyll into Mr. Hyde and then evaluate movie portrayals.