THE MAGIC TREE

Andrzej Maleszka

Poland, 2009

TEACHER GUIDE

DISCUSSION TOPICS

• culture
• ethics

DIDACTIC MATERIALS

www.edukacja-filmowa.pl/upload/…/magiczne_drzewo_scenariusz_sid15.doc

DIDACTIC SUGGESTION

Topic of the lesson
“And what if our dreams come true…” – about the need of magic in everyday life as shown in the film “The Magic Tree” directed by A. Maleszka.

Prepared by: Dorota Gołębiowska

Educational level:  primary school, 5th-6th grade

Duration: 2 × 45 minutes (plus the time for watching the film)

Learning objectives

  • development of competences concerning the concious reception of a cinematographic work,
  • learning the means of expression used to characterize a film character,
  • noticing cultural context of the film,
  • ability to make judgements about a film character’s conduct,
  • improving writing skills,
  • improving group work skills.

Methods of work
discussion and discussion-based methods: “partner for discussion” and “snow ball”; brainstorming; group work

ACTIVITIES

GENERAL GUIDE

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