The First and Final Frames of Famous Films Can Teach Us a Lot about Good Filmmaking A single frame is rarely more important than all of the others in a film, but the first and last can leave one hell of an impression. In a brand new juxtapositional supercut from Jacob T. Swinney, the prolific video-essayist took 55 contemporary films and sandwiched the first and last few seconds of each against one another. The result is a serene study in how we perceive the meaning of images. Comic & Meme Creator ★ Best comic and meme creation app on Android ★ Better than Rage, Troll, Emoji and Smiley apps. This is the only app which allows you to create Comics, Memes, Bitstrips and Funny pictures all from a single app ! And share them with your friends on Facebook, Twitter and by Email.
Teachers Guide to The Use of Technology in Teaching Writing January 31, 2016 When it comes to enhancing students writing skills, technology can play a decisive role. In his celebrated work “The Digital Writing Workshop’, author Troy Hicks explains in details how you can integrate technology in your writing instruction to help students become good writers. One key concept in this discussion is viewing writing as a process instead of an end product. Process here insinuates a state of unfinishedness because writing is always a task in the making.
Yes, You Can Do Workshop in an AP English Class I sat listening to Donalyn Miller the author of The Book Whisperer talk about how she gets her students to read an average of 60 books a year. She talked about student choice in selecting books. She talked about reading herself in order to match books with kids.
Persuasive Writing: Holiday Vs Holiday Photos by Bartfields and Nathamanath Here come the holidays! How can we use the upcoming festivities to enhance students’ thinking? Let’s write a persuasive essay about one holiday from the point of view of another holiday’s “mascot.” For example, what would the Easter Bunny think about Christmas, how would Santa feel about Valentine’s Day, and what would a Turkey have to say about St. Halloween: Characters Dressed As Characters Want to see a kindergarten implementation of this? Check out the Not Just Child’s Play site. Don’t ask how I ended up at this Disney Pin Trading site featuring Disney characters dressed up like other Disney characters, but it inspired a Halloween-themed character analysis activity. Characters from film or literature dress up like other characters based on some parallel such as: conflict, trait, accomplishment, etc. Examples
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The Laramie Project Study Guide - Moisés Kaufman Act 1 The Laramie Project begins with a section titled “Moment.” It is in this brief segment (which is repeated throughout the play) that the members of Tectonic Theater Project read entries from the journals they have kept during their interviews with the people of Laramie. This repeated section also affords special characters a chance to deliver longer monologues than those given in the rest of the play, which is set up as interviews.
Literature Learning Ladders Welcome to the Literature Learning Ladders website. For a presentation on this topic, go to Literature Ladders: Linking Books and Internet Resources. This web project will help you make the connection between theory and practice by exploring some online resources related to literacy, themes, literature circles, technology, and learning. Literacy Across the Curriculum for Today and Tomorrow.