Explore our film-focused enrichment and curriculum-linked resources.
06 Sep 2021
06 Sep 2021
Complete this course and you’ll receive a digital certificate of achievement.
Inspire your pupils’ recount and persuasive work with Writing Non-Fiction Through Film.
Designed for primary school teachers and packed with activities you can try out straight away, this free, short course introduces strategies to immerse your pupils in their learning using fascinating archive films. You’ll learn how historical footage can bring the past to life to inspire descriptive recount writing and scaffold pupils’ thinking to build memorable persuasive arguments.
As you learn, you’ll be able to try the activities, share your work with fellow educators and have a go at our persuasive film tagline quiz. We’ll also share top tips and give you access to complete lesson resources so you can make the most of your new skills and share the excitement of learning through film with your pupils.
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
Recognise archive film as a versatile tool to motivate pupils’ learning
Inspire descriptive recount writing with historical footage
Use film taglines as a fun introduction to persuasive features
Develop high-quality persuasive writing with archive films.
Enrol for free today. Into Film courses are only available for UK-based teachers.
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