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Download “The Giver” Educator’s Resource Guide

April 07, 2014

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A comprehensive companion to the book and the movie, The Giver: Educator's Resource Guide is divided into three main pillars, outlined below, that serve as a theoretical framework for bridging the narrative between book and film. EDUCATION: How does the story promote critical thinking and deep comprehension? The Education activities are designed to...

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Download “The Giver” Activity Poster

April 07, 2014

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Walden Media is honored to bring Lois Lowry’s powerful story about the wisdom of memory to the screen. The Giver is an extraordinary work of art for readers of all ages. The assignment of the word “art” to a story — for young readers in particular — carries with it an...

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Educator Sweepstakes: Win a Trip to “The Giver” Premiere

April 07, 2014

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The Educator Sweepstakes has closed. The winner will be notified soon.   A primary theme in our upcoming movie The Giver is the relationship between Jonas, the Receiver of Memory (Brenton Thwaites), and his mentor, the Giver (Jeff Bridges). It is the Giver who must transmit to Jonas memories of the way life once...

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Watch “The Giver” Featurette and Trailer

March 19, 2014

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Click below to watch an extended featurette for The Giver, with a special appearance by author Lois Lowry!   Click below to watch the official trailer for The Giver.      

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Children’s authors give insight to writing

February 27, 2014

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Over the years, several notable children's authors have provided bits of advice to young people who want to become writers. 

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