Great Gatsby Film Essay

Great Gatsby Film Essay
Great Gatsby Film Essay
Great Gatsby Film Essay
Great Gatsby Film Essay
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Students take notes over three keys scenes to prepare for their essay comparing and contrasting the film version of "The Great Gatsby" with the F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel. Director Bazz Luhrmann's version of "The Great Gatsby" (2013) works perfectly with these resources because his film is incredibly visual and dynamic.

This purchase includes an elements of film handout, essay graphic organizer, rubric, and notes for the teacher. The elements of film handout defines 14 basic elements for students to use as evidence in their essays. The graphic organizer has students pre-plan which scenes their essay will focus on, structures their notes during the film, and plan their thesis statement. The rubric simplifies the grading in a "3-2-1" system focusing on ideas, voice, organization, and mechanics. Finally, the notes for teacher includes tips on how to use these tools in class.

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Total Pages
8 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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