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ELA Film Unit - Student Booklet - Cast Away, Film Project, and Youtube

ELA Film Unit - Student Booklet - Cast Away, Film Project, and Youtube
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This film unit includes:
a film survey,
cinematic techniques,
specific film techniques (including camera angles, views, and shots),
types of sound,
an overview of watching Tom Hanks' Cast Away, including reference to Maslow's Hierarchy of Human Needs,
an article analysis using Maslow's Hierarchy,
a Cast Away film analysis (broken up into 3 segments),
assignments (graphic organizers, newspaper column, and charts), a film study response (with example),
outcomes assessed,
a film project,
and as a unit transition, an analysis of popular youtube videos (with list of current memes and viral videos).

The next unit I cover is a pop-culture unit including an in-depth analysis of popular music, YouTube, and how media is affected by what is happening around the world. Also, my South Park Margaritaville student booklet (with exemplar) is now available!

Copyright © 2012 Krista Byers
All rights reserved by author.
Permission to copy for single classroom use only.
Electronic distribution limited to single classroom use only.
Not for public display.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
Total Pages
20 pages
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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