Teacher Resources

How teachers are using Swank:


Course: ELA

Academic Use: I like using "La Luna" and other Pixar shorts to show elements of story telling and how you can share emotions without words. Typically I would use a short with a character, setting, plot, theme, or beginning middle end story map so that the students can see how storytelling progresses.


Course: Elementary

Academic Use: "Zootopia" It will help students identify literary techniques.

Course: n/a

Academic Use: "Finding Forrester" Students will watch and discuss the challenges of peer pressure, and environmental influences and how they can affect your dreams and aspirations you have for yourself.

Course: What In The World
Academic Use: 
Discuss culture-Day of the Dead

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