Pupils practise different basic skills by reading some excerpts from the book by Ben Carson or watching a TV film based on the book.
There is an online educational package for teachers to stimulate oral and written communication in class.
Activity 1: Who changed your life. Handout with activities (discussion and writing)
Activity 2: : Gifted Hands. Handout with activities (discussion and writing)
Pupils are assigned a credit for oral and written communication.
1. Gifted Hands. The Ben Carson Story (film)
2. Gifted Hands by Benjamin Carson, book (optional)
3. Laptop to watch the film. It takes 90 min.
4. Pen, pencil, paper or laptop to do some written tasks.