2008 Year Of Reading
Screen and Scripts
Clearly promote any book that you know has ever been made into a film or TV adaptation. There is a list of The Guardianís Top 50 created in 2006 on http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2006/apr/19/film.books
Display DVDs and CD sound tracks alongside if you have them.
How to write screen plays, scripts.
How to draw cartoons, animation.
How to make short films, using video cameras, sound technology, podcasts. See the Reel Books list (2005) on the British Councils website. http://www.encompassculture.com/results/?bl=1&list=55 See www.filmeducation.org for resources, events and competitions.
Careers books, Jobs in the media, Jobs in theatre.