Akeelah and the Bee: Film Guide

Akeelah and the Bee
Akeelah and the Bee




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A film guide that looks at Akeelah and the Bee (2006), an inspiring and uplifting movie about an impoverished child who discovers an exceptional spelling talent.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including PSHE Education, Literacy and Citizenship in addition to highlighting themes surrounding school, poverty, growing up, anti-bullying, family, friendships and urban life.

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  • Citizenship
  • Literacy
  • PSHE Education

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