Careers in Film Through Maths

Careers in Film Through Maths
Careers in Film Through Maths

Ages

All ages

Duration

Medium (5-11 activities)

Nation

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

Maths Made Real: Problem Solve an Assistant Director's Scheduling Crisis

Give your students an exciting film industry experience by working as a Second Assistant Director. This maths activity will creatively draw upon students' numeracy skills, placing their work in a real-world context. They will problem solve their way through a catastrophic scheduling scenario to ensure everyone arrives on time for the shoot.

This resource is aimed for use with pupils aged 7-14 and designed for flexible delivery in a variety of contexts: in subject-specific lessons, specific careers lessons, or during an Into Film Club. 

Download this resource to inspire your pupils and help broaden their understanding of future job roles available to them.  

The short films included in the resource have been licenced by Into Film for educational use only. Please do not share any links, clips, or passwords externally.

 

This resource includes

Image of the Careers in Film: Second Assistant Director Teacher's Notes
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Careers in Film - Maths - Second Assistant Director

An introduction to Second Assistant Direction through Maths activities.

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 Careers in Film: Second Assistant Director Power Point Presentation
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Careers in Film- Second Assistant Director

An introduction to Second Assistant Direction through Maths activities.

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Video

2nd Assistant Directing through Maths

Alison Goring describes working as a Second AD.

Duration: 3:14 mins

This Resource Supports

  • Mathematics

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