LaunchPad contains resources for you and your students. In this tutorial, we'll take a detailed look at both types separately. Let's begin with student resources. Click here to go to the landing page of LaunchPad for Filmmaking in Action.
What resources are available for my students?
From your LaunchPad home page, click Resources, then Content by Type. You'll see a list of all the resources available to your students. We'll now take a closer look at each.
LaunchPad’s e-Book integrates the text with an assortment of media-powered learning tools and includes every word on every page of the printed text, including all images and pedagogical tools. Students can highlight and comment, making it easier to access key content and organize studying. Teachers can customize and rearrange chapters and add notes and discussions.
e-Book (Case Studies)
The Filmmaking in Action e-Book also includes digital-exclusive material with professional filmmakers going into greater detail about different aspects of the production process.
“How Do I…?” clips featuring exclusive information and advice from top Hollywood professionals are accompanied by discussion questions for students, making them easily assignable at home or in class.
What resources are available for instructors?
From the same screen where you've been viewing student resources, you can scroll down to see those available to instructors. Let's now take a closer look at each.
Instructor's Resource Manual
A chapter-by-chapter guide to teaching with Filmmaking in Action, including teaching tips, discussion questions, activities, and suggestions for further viewing.