Akeelah and the Bee: Film Guide

Akeelah and the Bee
Akeelah and the Bee

Ages

7–14

Duration

Short (1-4 activities)

Related calendar events

International Day of Literacy
8 September

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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Akeelah and the Bee
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Akeelah and the Bee Film Guide

A short .pdf of activities focusing on Akeelah and the Bee.

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This Resource Supports

Literacy

Citizenship

PSHE Education

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