‘The Curious Incident’ trailer

5 Nov

Generally speaking, my Year 12 students respond better to visual texts than written ones.  Accordingly, I would like to give them an opportunity to become acquainted with their set text, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time through visual means.

Alongside resources on Autism (see, for example, here), I would like to show them the trailer for the stage version of The Curious Incident.  As they watch, I will ask them to make inferences about subject matter, characters, relationships and events.  We will then compare their inferences with the actual content of the text.


One Response to “‘The Curious Incident’ trailer”


  1. A novel about difference | Once uPUN a time... - November 18, 2014

    […] what ‘difference’ means in the context of this narrative (see, for example, here and here).  This article and the accompanying Autism Spectrum Australia video, is yet another way in for […]


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