Summer Reading Film Series

  • 12 Years a Slave: In 1841, Solomon Northup (a free black living in Saratoga) is betrayed, sold to a Southern plantation owner and spends 12 years as a slave before he is rescued.

  • Hunger Games: Katniss, a skilled archer and Tribute in the Hunger Games, will become a rebel leader and the Mockingjay. Does she lose herself along the way?

  • Inglourious Basterds: Inglourious Basterds is a film which tells the fictional story of two plots to assassinate Nazi Germany's political leaders.

  • MakerSpace for the Humanities: Guide to using the AwesomeStories Teaching and Learning Platform

  • The Impossible: The third-largest quake in recorded history occurs off the coast of Sumatra on 26 Dec 2004, leading to a massive tsunami. The waves overwhelm people along the Indian Ocean coast. Maria Belon and her f...

  • War Horse: War Horse is a movie about the love a young boy has for his horse and how that love lasts for many years, including WWI (also called "The Great War").

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