The Little Mermaid: Film Guide

The Little Mermaid
The Little Mermaid




Short (1-4 activities)

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A film guide that looks at The Little Mermaid (1989), a Disney classic - loosely based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen - which features a dose of comedy and classic songs under the sea.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including English, Art and Design, Music and PSHE Education in addition to highlighting themes surrounding love and relationships, family, friendships, folk and fairy tales, magic, aquatic life, books and plays, growing up, child safety and visual arts.

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  • Art and Design
  • English
  • Music
  • PSHE Education

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