Language of Film-Curricula
  see also film language/literacy

Timely news/resource:
Teachers Look to Film to Foster Critical Thinking (August 2013)
Film Ed & The Common Core (March 2013)
How to incorporate lessons about film into the curriculum (January 2012)



Recommended resources:
    bfi     
 
FÍS Film Project    


All About Special Effects (PBS/NOVA)
AMPAS: Teacher Guide
Anatomy Of A Scene; worksheet
Blueprint for Teaching and Learning in the Moving Image: Grades K-12
Cinematic Magic: Using Film in Class
Cinematography 101 (Global Action Project)
Comparing a Literary Work to Its Film Interpretation
Curriculum for Digital Media Creation
(Apple)
Critiquing Films Using Sight and Sound
Director's Cut
Exploring Satire with "Shrek"
Film As Literature
Film in the Classroom, Revised (PBS, Masterpiece)
Film In The Curriculum (UK)
Filmmaking Across the Curriculum
Film Project for Primary (Ireland)
Film Teaching Guides

Film Teaching Guides (Univ of Florida)
Genre & Media Literacy (teens and films)
How to Read Film

Immigrants In Film (PBS New Americans)
Introduction to Film Appreciation
Learning Filmmaking Vocabulary by Making Films (RWT)
 
Lights, Camera, Action...Music:
Learning Network (lengthy list, NYT)
Lights, Cameras, Education (AFI)
Literature To Film

Look Again (BFI)
Making Movies Matter
Media Literacy: Reading Between The Frames (AMPAS)

Moving Images In The Classroom
(BFI)
Novel as Screenplay
Reading Films
Screenwriting 101
Story of Movies; background
Teach Animation
Teaching Film in HS ELA
Teaching Film Study
Teaching Film Study and Literature to Film
Understanding Media: Analyzing Media- Movie Posters
Using Film In Schools: A Practical Guide
Using Movies In The Classroom (NCTE, May 2008)
Using Movies to Improve Visual Literacy
Visual Grammar of Film
Writing a Flashback & Flash-Forward (Read, Write Think)

Recommended texts for K-12 students
Recommended Texts/DVDs For Classroom Teachers 
DVDs With Extras To Teach The Language of Film 
Recommended Film Studies Books/DVDs

Using Film in Schools: A Practical Guide (UK)
Periodicals about Film
BFI  
Film Education   
ATOM
American Film Institute
Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences

National Film Board of Canada

Media Literacy Clearinghouse film links
Recommended text resources:

 

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