To understand the context of the film

In this lesson, we will explore the context of the film, Rabbit Proof Fence. Short clips from this film will support writing outcomes throughout this unit and in this lesson we will consider themes as well as introduce the main characters. Sensitive topics are discussed in this unit and some people may want to do this lesson with a trusted adult nearby who can support you.


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  • Click "Close Video"
  • Click "Next" to view the activity

Your video will re-appear on the next page, and will stay paused in the right place.

Lesson summary: To understand the context of the film