This bundle of learning tasks is designed to reinforce and stimulate learning through activity. It is a set of ready-to-go worksheets/resources for use with the movie Dead Poets Society. The inclusion of different types of activities is a ploy to appeal to students' different learning styles.
The six resources included are
• Viewing Questions with Answers
. Use the questions to check understanding, and to get students thinking about character and action.
• Plot Summary as Cloze Test(s)
. Use this to ensure students have a good grasp of the plot, or to help weaker students make their own summaries of the action.
• 50 Question Multiple Choice Quiz / Assessment
. This could be used to keep students focused while viewing the film, or as a final assessment.
• Review Crossword Puzzle
. A good activity with which to conclude your viewing of the movie.
• Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle 1 UK Spelling
. This checks that students are familiar with important words from the first half of the film.
• Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle 1 US Spelling
. As above, but using American spelling in this version.
• Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle 2
. Keywords from the second half of the film.
Each of the resources is available as a separate item from my store. Click on the links above to read the detailed description of each.
The preview file contains samples of each of the items included.
The solutions to all activities are included.