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Reel Conversations Reading Films with Young Adults

ISBN-10: 0867093773
ISBN-13: 9780867093773
Edition: 1996
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Description: [Teasley and Wilder] have given the profession an invaluable, much-needed guide. - NCETA Notes From its beginnings, cinema has forged a distinct medium, a literature in its own right, as worthy of study as print literature. A good film, like a good  More...

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Book details

List price: $31.65
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Heinemann
Publication date: 11/18/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 202
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.43" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

[Teasley and Wilder] have given the profession an invaluable, much-needed guide. - NCETA Notes From its beginnings, cinema has forged a distinct medium, a literature in its own right, as worthy of study as print literature. A good film, like a good book or poem, can delight, provoke the imagination, inspire serious though, discussion, and writing. Perhaps especially today, film can and should be an essential component in the language arts curriculum, given students' increasing reliance on visual imagery in defining their world. In Reel Conversations, Alan Teasley and Ann Wilder discuss and demonstrate the powerful role film can play in the language arts classroom, both as a subject in itself and as a key dimension of language study. Reel Conversationsprovides middle and high school teachers with proven methods for teaching with and about films in conjunction with literature and composition classes. It describes techniques for instruction, details over two hundred films appropriate for classroom use, and offers a corresponding list of young adult novels. Samples of student writing in response to selected films are also provided. Teasley and Wilder make clear the connections between the study of film and print literature. The units have been classroom tested over years and are designed for teachers who regularly use film, as well as those who are new to its uses.

Ann Wilder teaches English, young adult literature, and mass communications at Southern High School in Durham, North Carolina, and serves as a mentor for interns in Duke University's MAT program. She has conducted workshops and published articles in English Journal, The ALAN Review, and The Iowa English Bulletin.

A Framework for Viewing
Introduction
Getting Started
A Viewer-Response Approach to Teaching Film
Teaching Film Genres
Film Across the Curriculum
The Major Themes of Young Adult
Films Coming of Age Families
Belonging Dreams and Quests
Love and Romance
Appendixes
Guidelines for Off-Air Recording of Broadcast Programming for Educational Purposes
Recommended Young Adult Novels for Thematic Units
Recommended Periodicals to Support Film Study

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