Unit 2 stories

Vocabulary Readers for all stories:

 

Lesson 6: Invasion from Mars and History of Radio

  1. Vocabulary Reader for The Golden Age of Radio
  2. Tusgusta Event  –  (Teacher read aloud) BBC story- scroll down for the original photographs
  3. SafeYouTube video from YouTube about Tusgusta Event in Siberia
  4. SafeYouTube video from YouTube: History of Radio (3 minutes long)
  5. READ ALOUD of the main text (Invasion from Mars)  by a teacher.
  6. WAR of the WORLDS- entire radio production.  Our part starts at 10:26
  7. Foley Sound Effects
    1. Making Sound Effects for movies (history and examples)
    2. Foley artists share how radio special sounds are made.
  8. Radio in the 1930’s brief overview

 

L7: Coming Attractions– How Movies Don’t Always Show What is Really Happening

  1. Biography of Steven Spielberg
  2. VERBS-Grammeropolis song
  3. The making of Gollum- CGI
  4. Dinosaurs Part 2– how special effects created the mechanical dinosaurs
  5. The Making of Shrek- animators working on the video
  6. The Making of The Lord of the Rings– costuming special effects
  7. How Avatar was made using CGI vs. actors being painted
  8. Digital Horses– CGI – how do you make it look like a horse is really falling?
  9.  How did they film Jurassic World special effects?
  10. MUSIC from Jaws (very short)
  11. MUSIC from Star Wars (very short)
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  13. Fact and Opinion Song
  14. Fact & Opinion Jeopardy Game