Literacy through film: Miss Todd

Still from Miss Todd by Kristina Yee
Still from Miss Todd by Kristina Yee


All ages


Medium (5-11 activities)


England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland

This educational resource develops literacy skills by exploring how stories are told through film. Activities cover sound, setting, character, camera, colour and story, allowing pupils to develop skills of empathy and critical analysis by using film as a text. The short film used in this resource is Miss Todd from the Into Film Shorts: Primary 2014 Collection available exclusively from Into Film.

Use the activities in this teachers' pack and the supporting Literacy through film: Miss Todd PowerPoint presentation. You can work through the subsequent activities in order, or cherry-pick those that suit your class and your schedule.

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Literacy Through Film - Miss Todd PPT FINAL.pptx

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Literacy through Film: Miss Todd

This teacher's pack provides the activity outlines and worksheets

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