Lesson plans

Lesson plan: Focus on the screen industries

Learning objectives

This lesson is designed for secondary school students in years 9-11. It's designed to be approximately 70 minutes although it can be adapted to suit your timetable. 

Lesson objective:To demonstrate you can identify careers in film and TV and to understand how you can find more information on careers in film and TV

Aim: To virtually visit a workplace in order to experience the environment, using the 'first day on set' film

Literacy: Comprehension questions from a set video, moving roles into sub sectors or highlighting roles of interest with justification of why, Discover creative careers research, evaluation of A3 set designs.

Gatsby benchmarks:
Benchmark 2 - Learning from career and labour market information.
Benchmark 4 - Linking curriculum learning to careers

Lesson planner, slides and accompanying worksheets

Click on the links to download the lesson plan, slideshow and worksheets for this lesson. 

Please note, the Powerpoint slides include the following films that are embedded from Vimeo and YouTube: