Debbie Berry
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French Toast, short animation movie...pause to infer at 1:50, 3:35, 4:25, and 6:24; great for plot, character and theme also

French Toast, short animation movie...pause to infer at 1:50, 3:35, 4:25, and 6:24; great for plot, character and theme also

Invasions, the Animated Short Film by Clement Morin.    Why are aliens visiting our planet? This enchanting animated short film follows a visitor from another world as it starts its journey on Earth.

Invasions, the Animated Short Film by Clement Morin. Why are aliens visiting our planet? This enchanting animated short film follows a visitor from another world as it starts its journey on Earth.

A Cloudy Lesson (HD) VERY CUTE Short Animation Feature by Yezi Xue.    Talk about happy accidents. Sometimes good things happen when things go wrong . Nice for PSHE.

A Cloudy Lesson (HD) VERY CUTE Short Animation Feature by Yezi Xue. Talk about happy accidents. Sometimes good things happen when things go wrong . Nice for PSHE.

There's lots of potential for talking about/responding to Garden Galaxies. It's great for looking at scale (were the children expecting aliens to be so tiny?).    Older children could make and film their own aliens out of modelling clay or make alien houses from clay based on what they've seen in the film.  If an alien came to visit their area, where could they go for a picnic? Or children could write an alien’s guide to their local area/visiting Earth or teach aliens how to look after…

There's lots of potential for talking about/responding to Garden Galaxies. It's great for looking at scale (were the children expecting aliens to be so tiny?). Older children could make and film their own aliens out of modelling clay or make alien houses from clay based on what they've seen in the film. If an alien came to visit their area, where could they go for a picnic? Or children could write an alien’s guide to their local area/visiting Earth or teach aliens how to look after…

A little robot made up of found objects goes out into the world. What is the story behind this little creature and why does he choose nature over industrialisation?

A little robot made up of found objects goes out into the world. What is the story behind this little creature and why does he choose nature over industrialisation?

Shoe - Award winning animation short film (2008). This sad but beautiful tale tells the story of a little girl who desperately wanted a doll for Christmas. Her father was poor so made her a doll out of the sole of his shoe.     The actual shoe doll can be found in the Childhood Museum in Edinburgh.

Shoe - Award winning animation short film (2008). This sad but beautiful tale tells the story of a little girl who desperately wanted a doll for Christmas. Her father was poor so made her a doll out of the sole of his shoe. The actual shoe doll can be found in the Childhood Museum in Edinburgh.

This is The Lost Thing - Part 1 - You'll be able to find parts 2 and 3 on You tube too.     Tim Minchin's voice over is so full of pathos. It's really beautiful and there's such a lot that can be explored and using Part 1 on its own is a great story starter.     And of course the language and animation are so beautifully captivating.

This is The Lost Thing - Part 1 - You'll be able to find parts 2 and 3 on You tube too. Tim Minchin's voice over is so full of pathos. It's really beautiful and there's such a lot that can be explored and using Part 1 on its own is a great story starter. And of course the language and animation are so beautifully captivating.

Writing Prompt: One day you find this tiny door at a corner of your bedroom. What do you do? Who uses that door? Where does the door lead?

Writing Prompt: One day you find this tiny door at a corner of your bedroom. What do you do? Who uses that door? Where does the door lead?