Teach EVERY reading literature and reading informational text common core with film clips! Use videos to teach inferencing! Use pixar shorts to teach main idea, plot characterization! Use spoken word and speeches to teach theme.
▶ Deep Purple - "Hush" (Original Film Clip Line-up March Ritchie Blackmore – guitar / Jon Lord – keyboards, backing vocals / Ian Paice – drums / Rod Evans – lead vocals / Nick Simper – bass, backing
Watch Maya Angelou’s “STILL I RISE” poem, and other spoken word poetry performances and ask students to: “Identify, interpret and analyze the poem’s figurative language and theme.” Want more fun practice ideas? Instead of boring task cards or worksheets,
Why not teach common core standards for English Language Arts using Pixar short films, Ted Talks, popular film clips for students and other inspirational video clips for students? For example, have students practice Instuct students to watch th