ePilot: From Far Away
This short animated film shows the banal problems of an immigrant child who does neither speak nor understand the language of the new (home-) country.
Infos zum ePilot-Tipp
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|Unterrichtsthema||Immigration, going to school in a country where you do not understand the language.|
|Sprachniveau||The film is told in the Past Tense.|
|Fachliche Kompetenzzuordnung||Talking about past events.|
|Typ||Interaktive Übung, Video|
Watch the film and talk about the situation of Saoussan, a girl, who does not understand a single word at school.
Idee zum Unterrichtseinsatz
In case there are children in your class with a different mother tongue, this film may help to understand their problem living in a country with another language.
The simplest things like asking for a toilet become a serious problem if you don’t speak the language.