Great Books: The Red Badge of Courage DVD
Crane's struggle to write a meaningful portrayal of street life leads to his idea for the Red Badge of Courage. Historians and former soldiers discuss the realities of war, including those of the Civil War. Later war correspondents share the impact Crane made on the field of war journalism.
Each Discovery Channel School DVD features:
- Play Video: Plays entire video with pre and post viewing questions and student interstitials
- Video Index: Utilizes DVD technology to quickly find the right content segment
- Curriculum Units: Exclusive to Discovery Channel School! 10-15 shorter segments addressing specific curriculum topics. Each curriculum unit opens with a previewing question, plays video and ends with a post-viewing question. This can be used as a unit of instruction and allows for easy integration into the classroom.
- Teacher Resources: Includes a Teacher Resource Guide with lesson plan, suggested classroom activities, reading and vocabulary
- Standards Link: Correlates the video to national standards