Education

Our educational offerings are in the spotlight here. These posts highlight the educational potential of our film collection, as well as specific ways in which our movies can be used in the classroom and beyond, including links to CAMPUS for subscribers.

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Using the stories of Robert Munsch as a springboard for preschool learning

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Educators: use the “Bunch of Munsch” film series as a springboard for preschool learning.

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Science meets the paranormal and the animal kingdom

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Help students use both deductive and inductive reasoning to develop hypotheses about the world around them with the Mystery Hunters and Be the Creature series.

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Trust as predictor of student achievement

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Educators: how can you develop a classroom culture based on trust? Discover an animated short film that can be used as a pedagogical tool.

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Back to school with the NFB’s dedicated education team

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The NFB Education team is eager to help you as you prepare your classes for the coming semester. Explore all that we have to offer!

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Skateboarding, Torn Shoes, and Other Taboos

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After viewing The Devil’s Toy Redux, the author talks about his teenage quest for identity, one marked by skateboarding and shopping centres.

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Canada Day Challenge… Accepted!

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Meet our dynamic contest winner! Many talented students participated in the Canada Day Challenge, and you can hear all about Sarah’s experience. Maybe you should enter next year, too. Spread the word!

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Show some love: make DIY animations with the NFB’s easy-to-use apps

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Get inspired: you’re gonna start animating! Send friends and family unique, heartfelt greetings through short, shareable animated videos made with our incredibly easy-to-use apps.

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Holocaust education teaching tools

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Learn more about the NFB’s Holocaust educational materials, including downloadable Virtual Classrooms and a variety of films, teaching guides, and apps that can help educators stimulate learning and discussion about the Holocaust.

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Hit the lights! CAMPUS offers curated educational materials for the digital era

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Get to know CAMPUS, your online streaming room of digital education content. Educators: you may have a subscription through your school board, and you might not even know it! Find out more in this post.

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Meet NFB Education at Connect 2014

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Are you planning on participating in CONNECT 2014, Canada’s National Learning and Teaching Technology Conference? Drop by our NFB Education booth while you are there. Learn about new educational content and resources available for you and your students.

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4 New Study Guides for Spring

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Explore a variety of new study guides for classroom use, accompanying such recent NFB films as My Prairie Home, Last Chance, and Poppety in the Fall.

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NFB StopMo Studio: A new Challenge for Creativity

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The NFB’s new app for iPad, NFB StopMo Studio, is a great, inexpensive tool that makes it easy to produce frame-by-frame animated films with your students. Read about Paul Carrière’s experiences using the app in his classroom with his grade 3 students.