Careers in Film - Primary

Students filming
Students filming




Long (12 plus activities)


England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

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1 March - 6 March

This resource supports primary teachers in developing pupils' awareness of the film industry and the wide variety of interesting careers that are open to them. Exploring inspiring careers in Foley sound effects, make-up, costume designing, editing and more, learners will be able to appreciate the broad range of talent that goes into making a film and bringing it to the screen. The activities are accompanied by a quiz, film clips, Behind The Scenes videos, curriculum links and activity sheets, and require pupils to tap into a vast array of creative, communication and team work skills. The resource is most suitable for young people aged 7-11 and can be used in any educational setting across the UK. Also avaialabe in Scottish Gaelic.

Tha an stòras seo a' toirt taic gu tidsearan bhun-sgoil gus eòlas gnìomhachais fiolm a bhrosnachadh leis na sgoileran aca agus a chuir solas air an raoin farsaing de dhreuchdan inntinneach a tha fosgailte dhaibh.

Bidh luchd-ionnsachaidh comasach air a bhith a 'cur luach air raon farsaing de thàlant a tha a' dol a-steach gu bhith a' dèanamh film agus ga thoirt air an sgrion, a rannsachadh dhreuchdan brosnachail ann am Foley a dèanamh effects le fuaim , rìomhachas, culaidh dealbhaidh, deasachadh agus cuisperean eile.

Tha na gnìomhan seo a' tighinn le quiz, cliopan de fhiolm, behind the scenes videos, ceanglaichean churraicealam agus duilleagean obrach na chois.  Feumaidh na sgoilerean a' cleachadh iomadh seorsa de sgilean cruthachail, sgilean conaltradh agus sgilean obair-sgioba airson na ghnìomhan seo a dhèanamh.

Tha an goireas seo freagarrach airson daoine òga aois 7 gu 11 agus faodar a bhith air an cleachdadh ann an suidheachadh foghlaim sam bith air feadh na Rìogachd Aonaichte.

This resource includes

This Resource Supports

  • Art and Design
  • Careers
  • Design and Technology
  • Scottish Gaelic (Gàidhlig)
  • Literacy

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