Get Set!: Constructing Movie Sets Through Descriptive Writing

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  • 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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    Grade: 6 to 12

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

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    Grouping: Heterogeneous; Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Discussions; Brainstorming