Monday, December 1, 2014

Movie Trailer ESL Video Activity - #AmeriCAN - Racial Tension (Fact, Inference, Conditionals)



In the wake of the Ferguson, Missouri, shooting of Michael Brown and the chaos that has ensued, many Americans are asking questions about race, the police, education, and power.  While looking to find a good video that showed both sides of the story on the shooting, I found that there were really no great sources that sufficiently showed enough detail for both sides at the same time.

Therefore, I looked to a fiction story that really helped to send a message about race that hits home no matter which side of the fence one may be sitting on with this issue.  Please consider using this in your discussions for your ESL class.

This discussion focuses on facts, inferences, and unreal conditionals.  I believe that a video like this can help to open up interesting and helpful conversation where there are usually only inflamed rhetoric and emotional judgments.


#AmeriCAN - Short Film from #AmeriCAN on Vimeo.

I recommend that each class/person WATCH the video first, then look at the question sheet, so there are no spoilers!

#AmeriCAN Downloadable Worksheet







12 comments:

  1. Virtually all artistically, they've been applicable looks after for ones individuals. Too, they've been especially good-looking type omega replica sale primarily for ones fashion designer most women. Should we tend to wrap up the total position we tend to definitely will simply just assert quite possibly the foremost influential not to mention classy panerai replica. So they will turn your own whole life on an flawless structure. Aside from hublot replica, you can actually clearly obsess with concerning better perfect looks after devices because of cartier replica, because of Zenith normally fabricated using towards Mont Blanc counterfeit looks after, not to mention because of panerai replica Excel at II normally fabricated using towards report passes by not to mention concerning. Business enterprise will provide you with less expensive rolex copy.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Darul Ihsan University is a purely non-profit educational institution. Like many other private Universities of the country, it is also being developed out of the funds/contributions made available through net surpluses of the Students ' fees and donations of the benevolent personality’s institutions from home and abroad.
    The site is very helpful & accustomed to us because we got many hints on essay writing.
    Plz visit this education site
    www.diu.ac.bd

    ReplyDelete
  3. I am an avid reader who likes engaging content. That's why I am here. Your original views on this topic are refreshing and interesting. You've done a great job of expressing your views. Thank you.
    tu 95| call of duty| clicker heroes| strike force heroes 2| kitten cannon
    scooby doo games| scooby doo| brain games| braingames| brain

    ReplyDelete
  4. The videos you have included is too good. You can go for this writing service for any future writing help.

    ReplyDelete
  5. Its something really very interesting post and i like to know more about it.

    Cheap essay writing help

    ReplyDelete
  6. I like these Online Proofreading and Editing Services by Professionals! It is the real help for all people who write something! In my opinion we all should make more proofread and editing in order to improve posting

    ReplyDelete
  7. I am an avid reader who likes engaging content. That's why I am here. How To Apply Learner Licence Your original views on this topic are refreshing and interesting. You've done a great job of expressing your views. Thank you.

    ReplyDelete
  8. This blog having the details of Processes running. The way of runing is explained clearly. The content quality is really great. The full document is entirely amazing. Thank you very much for this blog.
    SEO Training in Chennai

    ReplyDelete
  9. All the best blogs that is very useful for keeping me share the ideas
    of the future as well this is really what I was looking for, and I am
    very happy to come here. Thank you very much
    earn to die
    earn to die 2
    earn to die 3
    Hi! I’ve been reading your blog for a while now and finally got the
    earn to die 4
    courage to go ahead and give youu a shout out from
    earn to die 6
    Austin Texas! Just wanted to tell
    earn to die 5
    you keep up the fantastic work!my weblog
    age of war
    Hi! I’ve been reading your blog for a while now and finally got the
    happy wheels
    strike force heroes
    slitherio
    good game empire

    ReplyDelete

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...