Edutaining teacher Regi Sargent explains Charlotte Bronte’s “Jane Eyre” like never before. In six short minutes students learn a bit about Bronte, the novel’s literary nuances, important background information, theme, literary devices and the times in which the story was written. Summary and literary analysis are also spelled out for students as they are walked through this timeless classic.
Clipped Classics are short video clips designed to engage even the most reluctant readers. Fun, relatable and memorable – these 5 to 10 minute clips summarize classic literature – inclusive of author background and literary nuances – in a way that students will not only remember important details, but also be engaged in reading the important literature. Even the most at risk students become engaged and want to learn.
Clipped Classics are perfect for 21st Century learning and help teachers help students access information in a way ideal for their digital generation.
As teachers, we wanted to create a way to help all students want to read literature and have fun discovering authors, characters, stories and plots – so we took a School House Rockish approach! Our students love them. We hope yours will too!