Posts Tagged ‘NFB Education’

Canada Day Challenge

Canada Day Challenge 2017 | Watch the Winning Videos!

Education

Creative young people across the country once again took up the Canada Day Challenge to explore Canadian history, culture and identity.

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As the Crow Flies - Woman pilot

Taking Flight: In Conversation with a Young Female Pilot from As the Crow Flies

Education

As the Crow Flies provides a rare insider’s glimpse into the Royal Canadian Air Cadets’ intensive seven-week flight training camp. Filmmaker Tess Girard sat down with one of the female subjects to discuss life before, during and after the film.

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Media Literacy blog post

Media Literacy: The Critical Path to a Connected World

Education

Educator Carol Arcus’s blog post draws on films from NFB Education’s collection to explore the theme of this year’s Media Literacy Week: “Inclusion in a Connected World.” The learning activities suggested here can help students think critically about media and teach them how to build compassionate global communities.

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Blog 10 Study Guides

10 Study Guides Every High School Teacher Can Rely On

Education

Discover a selection of study guides designed to get high school students talking and thinking critically about NFB films and the thought-provoking topics they explore.

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Back-to-school

6 Back-to-School Films Celebrating Balance and Freedom

Education

It’s back-to-school time again! Explore 6 films on diversity, Indigenous heritage and sustainable development to help you fuel your ideas and plan your classes.

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Kyma Power of Waves

The Kyma Legend: A Voyage through the World of Waves

Education

Inspired by the immersive experience Kyma, Power of Waves, presented at the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium in Montreal, this blog post explores the phenomenon of waves in their many different forms through 360° video clips.

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Meet our digital storytelling contest winners in Champion, AB!

Education

This is a guest post written by Claudia Sicondolfo In the fall of 2011, NFB Education launched a national competition inviting teachers to enter and win an opportunity for their students to participate in a free digital storytelling contest. 1,305 teachers signed up—1,015 in English and 286 in French. The winners were teacher Mary Stauth

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