Bring some movie magic to your classroom, all while teaching students to close-read an informational text! This resource features an in-depth article about the creation of Industrial Light & Magic, the special effects brainchild of Star Wars creator George Lucas. Trace the humble beginnings of ILM in a warehouse through decades of multi-million dollar special effects success!
Teens will read an informative article, answer rigorous close-reading questions, and plan their own storyboard "short film" while coming up with ideas for their own ingenious "SFX"!
This FREE product comes ready to use and is perfect for an emergency sub lesson, a dramatic arts cross-curricular activity, an addition to a lesson using computer coding, and so much more! Simply print and go.