This is a 50 open ended question movie guide for the powerful movie Selma, staring Oprah and David Oyelowo. This movie will ensure students are engaged through the entire movie. This movie is perfect for middle school or high school students. Excellent movie when teaching American History, Civil
Selma Film 2014 Comprehension Questions for Students Watching the Movie. I find students focus better and take away more knowledge when they answer questions during the movie to help them Focus. These questions focus on the challenges and danger that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. faced in his leadersh
This is a set of 20 questions I developed to go along with a viewing of the film Luther, based on the life of Martin Luther. The document is a little over 4 pages long (I've included space where students can write their answers, so this is ready to be printed and handed out.) The questions challenge
These questions are helpful when discussing main ideas and themes from the movie "Luther" (2003). This movie can be helpful in Literature class when discussing the time period of "The Canterbury Tales." It can also be helpful in discussing the Middle Ages in Social Studies.
This Our Friend, Martin Movie Guide | Questions | Worksheet (G - 1999) challenges students to analyze the decisions made by Martin, Miles, and Randy as they teleport through Martin Luther King Jr.'s life. Explore how MLK responds to hate and prejudice and how he teaches Miles that violence is not th
I went to the movies to watch Selma when it first came out. Then, my school received free tickets to take two groups of students to watch the film. After the 3rd time watching the film, I decided to write down some questions and to prepare a viewing guide for this film (it comes out on DVD and video
1963 was a flash point in US History. In April, Martin Luther King, Jr. was arrested and jailed in Birmingham, Alabama. His open letter to local clergy presented the moral imperative to stand on the side of equality and Civil Rights. In May, firefighters horrifically aimed hoses and police officers
2014 Movie Selma - classroom questions/worksheet
Selma is a 2014 American historical drama film directed by Ava DuVernay and written by Paul Webb. It is based on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights marches led by James Bevel, Hosea Williams, Martin Luther King, Jr., and John Lewis. The film
The following quiz is a 25-question multiple choice quiz on Ava DuVernay's 2014 biopic drama "Selma" starring David Oyelowo as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. that can be used in an English, film studies, or media studies class. This assessment is not a trivia quiz about the story or production anecdote
Six-year-old Ruby Bridges was one of the youngest members of the civil rights movement. She was one of the first children to desegregate all-white schools. Her story is filled with lessons on racism, courage, grace, forgiveness, and standing up for what is right.This packet comes with 14 pages and a
This movie guide comes with a separate "presearch" activity for students to complete in advance of viewing the film THE HELP in order to understand what Jim Crow laws were and how they limited African-American's civil rights in many areas. Students complete the webquest the day before viewing the f
This 14 page movie guide with handouts accompanies the animated film "Our Friend, Martin (1999)(2004)". This guide will also work well as a sub plan for your substitute teacher. ★★ Check out the full preview! ★★PART 1 – Comprehension questions. I have made three sets of questions for differentiatio
Many people believe Rosa Parks' simple refusal to move to the back of a Montgomery, Alabama bus was her contribution to the Civil Rights Movement, but this engrossing look at her life tells the whole story. At a young age, she refused to recognize her alleged inferiority to whites and became an acti
Selma Movie Guide - 40 Question worksheet designed to help students stay engaged while watching the movie. This is a Microsoft word file. Selma is a 2014 American historical drama film directed by Ava DuVernay and written by Paul Webb. It is based on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights march
This worksheet is designed to correlate to the Civil Rights Movement documentary film 4 Little Girls by Spike Lee and HBO. The handout consists of thirteen (13) questions that guide students throughout the film.
*Both PDF and fully-editable MS WORD versions included*Answer key included*"Who's who cast and characters included*Writing prompts includedThere are 20 questions and a handful of writing prompt options to follow along with the Hollywood film LUTHER. Covers most of the standards for the Reformation
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Selma Synopsis: Although the Civil Rights Act of 1964 legally desegregated the South, discrimination was still rampant in certain areas, making it very difficult for blacks to register to vote. In 1965, an Alabama city became the battleground in the fight for suffrage. Despite violent opposition, Dr
Few movies have captured Dr. Martin Luther King so thoroughly as the Academy Award-winning "Selma," which details the trials, tribulations, and triumphs of the landmark Civil Rights movement Selma-to-Montgomery march for voting rights.
A great movie is one thing, but making it work in class can b
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. “Selma” Film Study Resources—60 Pages! Unit Resource for Grades 6-12+Product/Materials Preface:Teach a remarkable moment in the Civil Rights Movement with Ava DuVernay’s award-winning masterpiece Selma. Discover the history, ideals, and struggles of a select group of indi
Struggling to truly explain the Civil Rights Movement? Selma Video Guide Civil Rights Movement 1960's Malcolm X Martin Luther King: This is a guide that I put together for the Movie Selma. This is the cheap version as I will be adding to this and making this much more thorough. I have included a key