Films have a very important place among the teaching tools used for achieving effective learning by helping to gather students’ interest. MRIS-46, Gurgaon advocates the practice to use cinematic medium to explore curriculum objectives.
To introduce the new IPC theme ‘Space Explorers’ in Grade –IV, screening of the movie ‘The Martian’ was organized in the school recently. The students witnessed a scintillating sci-fi and were simply spell-bound. The movie has a plot revolving around an astronaut being stranded on Mars after his team assume him dead and must rely on his ingenuity to find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. The movie acted like a catalyst to ignite their imagination and make them inquisitive about the upcoming theme.