Serial Stories

30 04 2019

1. Who created the concept of serialized storytelling?

2. What rule did Tolkien break? Watch the video and answer more questions HERE.

3. What got us hooked on serials? Click on the pick to find out more.

4. Are you addicted to a TV show? How many of these signs apply to you? Could your condition get worse?

 




Fairy Tales in Pictures

9 04 2019

1. Could you tell the Little Red Riding Hood story without words? Find out more HERE

2. How does this Disney version of the story compare with the original?

3. Some critics say Tex Avery modernized the animated fairy tale. Compare this clip with Dysney’s above. Read more HERE




Australia is like this

1 04 2019

1. What picture of Australia does the Kinks song paint? Find the lyrics HERE. Go on an Australian Web Quest HERE.

2. Why was admission impossible for some, though?

3. How much do you know about ‘The Last of England’ painting by Ford Maddox Brown? See if you can answer these questions. Click on the image to learn more.

4. Learn more about the painting and emigration to Australia in Victorian England.

5. How important was the Australian gold rush in the making of the nation?