LESSON PLANS BASED ON SHORTS AND
ON CLIPS FROM FILM, MOVIES, AND VIDEO
Full-Length Movies — Short Subjects — Movie Clips — Film Clips — Video Clips — Snippets
Each Lesson Plan on this Index uses a short subject, clip or snippet which is 40 minutes or less.
The suggested ages for the Snippet Lesson Plan are shown in brackets.
Benjamin Franklin using Ben and Me – Guide to Talking and Playing for Growth (U.S./1750 – 1812; SEL: Friendship; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Citizenship)
[5 – 8; short subject lasting 27 minutes]
The Constitutional Convention using Birth of the Constitution — from the series This is America Charlie Brown (U.S./Creating the Nation; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Trustworthiness; Citizenship)
[9 – 12; short subject lasting 24 minutes]
The Transcontinental Railroad using The Building of the Transcontinental Railroad — from the series “This is America Charlie Brown” (U.S./1865 – 1913)
[8 – 11; short subject lasting 24 minutes]