A lesson on writing - students have to create their own character within the Spirited Away world, describe them and illustrate them, and then write a review of Yubaba’s Bathhouse from their perspective. A lot of fun as an in-class activity, or for homework.
Presentation: outlines the process with examples of characters and process.
Worksheet: a printable worksheet to guide learners.
Ready to go!
“…an enchanted and enchanting feature from the Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki which left me feeling lighter than air. It is a beautifully drawn and wonderfully composed work of art - really, no other description will do - which takes us on a rocket-fuelled flight of fancy, with tenderly and shrewdly conceived characters on board.” Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian