Classes don’t have to be a waste of time when the teacher is away. Most teachers have movies they’d like to show their students, if only they could find the time. Films that further curriculum goals can keep students engaged and advance learning. TWM suggests that teachers have a movie and a lesson plan in…Details
Enlivening the Teaching of Jonathan Edwards’ “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God” — Song, Dance, and Metaphor!
Wading through Jonathan Edwards’ “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God” is a challenge for any American Literature class. TWM’s solution: Song, Dance, and Metaphor! First, a riff on metaphor – one of the great inventions of all time. Metaphor expands consciousness and creates new patterns. It takes us outside of what we expect…Details
TWM recommends having students watch one of these films at home and make a report to the class. The following eight movies are great recommendations for Black History month.