Get Set!: Constructing Movie Sets Through Descriptive Writing


  • Aug 9 2010 11:15 PM

    Mary Kay Monson


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In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students create vivid descriptions for various sets used in the new movie "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban." They then illustrate classmates' set concepts based on their writing.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, Theatre, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, English-Language Arts


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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction; Heterogeneous

    Teaching Method: Brainstorming; Discussions