Resource contents


Starter: Film – One Among Millions

The film One Among Millions showcases year 9 students’ creative writing of letters from the front.

The film is 20 minutes long, but the few minutes are enough to set the scene for activities.

About this film (includes transcriptions of letters produced): RC Sherriff Letters One Among Millions  (PDF)

Suggestions:

  • Use 3- 4 min clip of video as lesson starter
  • Review video as necessary.   Brainstorm elements such as:
    • Senses log – sight, smell, sounds etc
    • Brainstorm powerful adjectives
    • And others, as appropriate
  • This starter could be used to set up the Activity: RC Sherriff letters source analysis task or the Trench diaries / letters creative writing activity

Resource contents

Leave a Comment

Comments posted using the form below will be published on the website. It is therefore recommended that you do not include any personal details or contact information in the comment.

If you have a question and want to provide personal details we recommend you use the 'Contact Us' form instead.

Your email address will not be published but it may be used to contact you with a reply to your comment. Required fields are marked *