Historical Films in the Latin Classroom

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American Classical League
Teaching Methods & Materials - General, Historical films, Latin language, Plots, themes, etc, Study and teaching (Secondary), Education / Tea
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11535182M
ISBN 100939507390
ISBN 139780939507399

Historical Films In The Latin Classroom A high quality set of instructional materials for teachers interested in using historical films in their classes.

Historical Films in the Latin Classroom book For each of the films - Alexander the Great, Ben-Hur, Cleopatra, The Fall of the Roman Empire, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Masada and Spartacus - introductions, discussion topics, viewing questions, research topics, and lesson ideas.

Latin American Revolution Books and Films Book and Film Reviews and Recommendations for World History Teachers - World History Movies For more of our free educational materials on the revolutions which brought independence from Portugal and Spain to Latin America, click here.

Latin American History Goes to the Movies combines the study of the rich history of Latin America with the medium of feature film. In this concise and accessible book, author Stewart Brewer helps readers understand key themes and issues in Latin American history, from pre-Columbian times to the present, by examining how they have been treated in a variety of films.5/5(4).

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Exploring a realm of film often dismissed as campy or contrived, this book traces the history of classroom educational films from the silent era through the s, when film finally began to lose ground to video-based and digital by: Latin America is a vast continent with many different cultures contained within it, and there are some great documentaries that look at various aspects of the region as a whole.

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The criteria for inclusion on the list is pretty simple – if the movie appears while channel surfing, it takes control of the remote and must be watched through the credits. Enjoy. HISTORY Classroom offers resources for teachers, parents and students including education guides, learning tools, and links to educational content.

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Teach Ancient Rome. One of the most exciting units to teach in World History is that of Ancient Rome. There are so many options as far as instructional methods, activities, and projects.

This is a great unit to implement the use of maps in the history classroom. In addition, many great films and mini-series have been made on Ancient Rome. There are three texts for the class. The primary text is the films we will watch on Latin American history.

Two additional books will help us critically dissect these films: Chasteen, John Charles. Born in Blood and Fire: A Concise History of Latin America. New York: Norton, List of Latin American films. Jump to navigation Jump to search. This is a list of films produced and filmed in Latin America, ordered by country of origin.

North America Mexico. South America Argentina. Bolivia. Brazil. Chile.

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The criteria for entry to this list is that the film must be an epic movie (a film which emphasizes human drama on a grand scale) and it must be based on real people or events or, if fictional, must depict accurately the period in which it is set.

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But when we focus on social and cultural history, especially the important role of leisure in the lives of ordinary people, film not only provides evidence and records but takes on a key role. In addition to the primarily non-fiction or documentary films discussed above, we must consider Hollywood's primary output, feature g: Latin Classroom.

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Film, as a motivator, also makes the language learning process more entertaining and enjoyable. Film provides authentic and varied language.Awards for Publications (Books, Articles, Film, and Digital Formats) The Herbert Baxter Adams Prize for the best book in European history from ancient times to (even years), and from through the 20th century (odd years)—the entry must be the author’s first substantial book.

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