William Goldman’s The Princess Bride is the perfect fairy tale to use with secondary students, but it’s not enough to just hit “play” on the DVD. Instead, add a layer of rigor to your students’ study of The Princess Bride with this packet of print-and-teach materials that will take four days to comp
‘App Development and Condiments’ is a satirical episode of ‘Community’ that comments on social media while referencing 1976’s ‘Logan’s Run.’
This assignment asks students to think about their own presence on social media while exploring the practices of modern social media companies.
This PowerPoint serves as an introduction to the three leading women in the film, and it also provides information about NASA that will make the movie relevant to 2018. I also provided background information about topics that came up in the movie such as Brown Vs. Board of Education that I felt my s
Baseball, football, basketball, soccer, and boxing are represented in this mega bundle of sports-themed extended lessons. The ethics of sports, politics, injuries, identities, and responsibilities of premier athletes as role models are covered. Students will read, view, write about and discuss sport
This mini-unit uses the 2010 film The King's Speech and a chapter from the textbook The Language of Composition** to teach an introduction to rhetoric. The film could also be taught in isolation in an English or history class! I teach this film in my AP Language class, but it would be a great fit fo