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Hidden Figures: Pretty Curious

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Medium (5-11 activities)


England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland

Hidden Figures is out on DVD Monday 3 July! To celebrate its release, we have partnered with 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, EDF Energy and SUPER. to give away DVD's alongside a free resource that will help students explore the film's themes of diversity, equality and careers in STEM.

You'll also find inspiring activities through EDF Energy's Pretty Curious project to stimulate a generation of young people and especially girls to discover the future through STEM!

Based on a true story, this critically-acclaimed 2017 film is sure to inspire and engage secondary students, while helping you to deliver a truly inspirational film club experience or STEM-focussed lessons!

This resource includes


1. Hidden Figures Club active viewing guide

Use this guide to help with your Hidden Figures film club session.

Size: 1.53 MB

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2. Hidden Figures Teacher notes

This document provides an overview for the resource and club guidance.

Size: 2.70 MB

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3. Hidden Figures Pretty Curious Breaking Barriers assembly FINAL.pptx

This PowerPoint presentation is for the Hidden Figures assembly.

Size: 48.40 MB

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4. Hidden Figures Breaking Barriers assembly notes

Use with the Breaking Barriers assembly PowerPoint presentation.

Size: 1.96 MB

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5. Hidden Figures Classroom activity teacher notes

An overview for the classroom activity, use with the Pretty Curious PPT.

Size: 2.43 MB

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6. Hidden Figures Pretty Curious classroom presentation.pptx

This PowerPoint accompanies the Hidden Figures Pretty Curious resource.

Size: 132.46 MB

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7. Hidden Figures Investigation planning

Student work sheet for Hidden Figures classroom activity.

Size: 838 KB

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8. Hidden Figures Glider features

Student activity sheet for Hidden Figures STEM classroom activity.

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9. Hidden Figures How to make a paper glider

Instructions on how to make a paper glider for students.

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Hidden Figures 10. Investigation summary

Students can summarise their investigation findings on this worksheet.

Size: 626 KB

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Hidden Figures 11. STEM careers map

Help your students map their STEM career with our case studies and guide.

Size: 2.00 MB

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Hidden Figures 12. Record and Playback guidance

Tips for carrying out Record and Playback evidence gathering.

Size: 1.11 MB

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