Teaching Reading through Media
Links to different videos you can use!
Choose a movie/media and then choose a topic
Mater and the Ghostlight
Mike's New Car
Dug's Special Mission
Day and Night
For the Birds
alternative media options:
Reading Concepts to Teach...
1. The way they look
2. How they act
3. What they say?
4. How others interact with them?
1. the sequence of events that make-up a story
a. exposition- introduces the setting, characters and conflict in the story
b. rising action- the plot gets more complicated; leads up to the climax
c. climax- the point of highest interest or suspense in a story; the turning point
d. resolution- the loose ends are tied up and the story comes to a close
Mood and Tone ***
-character v. man
- character v. character
-character v. society
B. Internal conflict - a struggle within a character
-man v. himself
Main Idea and Supporting Details
Notice and Note Moments***
Words of the Wiser
Again and Again