The Sound of Music: Film Guide

The Sound of Music
The Sound of Music




Short (1-4 activities)

A film guide that looks at The Sound of Music (1965), in which the stunning Austrian mountains provide the backdrop for a wartime musical extravaganza.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including PSHE Education, Citizenship, History, and Religious Education, in addition to highlighting themes of health and wellbeing, family, love and relationships, historical periods, events and figures, identity, communities and beliefs, World War Two, historical periods, religions and beliefs, and European countries.

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This Resource Supports

  • Citizenship
  • History
  • PSHE Education
  • Religious Education

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