Kind of Activity:
Students will explore the relationship between music, film, and text.
Common Core Standards:
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.7 ; CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.4
In this activity, students will consider what music could go with a scene from Volume I of Great Expectations.
1. As a class, students should make a list of memborable scenes from Volume I of Great Expectations.
2. In pairs or groups, students should choose a scene from Volume I and figure out a piece of music that could function as a soundtrack for that scene. The piece of music can be from any musical genre, and can be written by the...
Join Now to View Premium Content
GradeSaver provides access to 822 study guide PDFs and quizzes, 6118 literature essays, 1716 sample college application essays, 245 lesson plans, and ad-free surfing in this premium content, “Members Only” section of the site! Membership includes a 10% discount on all editing orders.