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Pupil Film Screening 2017

Today we headed to the National Media and Science Museum in Bradford for the 2017 screening. We had schools from our key stage two film Literacy project and one school from our key stage one project took the chance to … Continue reading

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Join the Free Film Literacy Project 2017-2018

In 2017-2018 we will be running a free Film Literacy training project in partnership with Into Film. The sessions will once again be delivered by Curriculum Innovation and Philip Webb, independent Literacy consultant.  There will be three CPD days for … Continue reading

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Film Literacy 2016-17 A Chance to Take Part

This year any two form entry school will be able to join our Film Literacy project as part of a research project supported by Cape Uk, Into Film and the British Film Institute. This is for any school, not just … Continue reading

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The Results Are In. Record Levels of Progress

The reading and writing levels are now in for all the schools that took part in the third year of the Bradford Media Literacy Project. The teachers and children achieved an average points score of 4.7  in writing and 4.28 for … Continue reading

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Sign up for 2015-16

You can now sign up for the fourth year of the Bradford Film Literacy project. This is open to schools in and beyond the Bradford Metropolitan area. We are holding a meeting at the Innovation Centre Bradford in Little Germany … Continue reading

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Presentation from Cape UK Conference

  The project continues to go from strength to strength and in the last year we have presented at Manchester, Calderale and Cardiff. On the 20th November Sarah Burton from Wibsey Primary, Paul Scott and Tim Bleazard  from Bradford Council Curriculum … Continue reading

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Year Two A Success, Year Three About to Start

Many thanks to all the teachers who took part in the second year of the Media Literacy Project and helped to make it a success. The project targets four average points progress for reading and writing for six target children … Continue reading

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The Big Screening 2014

  Over four hundred pupils from nineteen schools visited the National Media Museum this week to see their films on the huge, silver screen at the Pictureville Cinema. Each school watched two of their own films and a selection from … Continue reading

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Writing Ladders

I’m currently working on the Writing Ladders with a group of schools in Bradford. The idea is to take the three strands of writing – text structure and organisation, sentence structure and punctuation (SSP) and composition and effect and break … Continue reading

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Another packed training day.

  On April the 4th we ran our third training day for this year’s Media Literacy Project. One of the highlights was the presentations given by three of our Media Literacy Leading teachers who are in their second year of … Continue reading

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