Facets Teaching Resources

Year-Round Programs

Kids at Facets' lobby

Field Trip

Facets offers a variety of film programs for all grade levels throughout the year. Take a trip to Facets where screenings and media education will be hosted in our facilities. Choose from one of our pre-existing programs listed below, or speak with us to develop a customized program to suit the needs of your classroom or school.

All films are official selections from the Chicago International Children's Film Festival and all programs include an introduction and post-screening discussion led by one of our trained media educators. Curriculum aligned with Common Core Standards is also provided electronically to teachers prior to the day of screening.

In-School Screening Programs are also available.

Group Reservation Info

A free, comprehensive curriculum is provided to all groups and is aligned with the Common Core Standards. The curriculum is provided electronically prior to your screening date.

Group Screening Curriculum Overview—How It Works! [PDF]

Year-Round Group Screening Form [PDF]

Grade Level Index
Film programs tailored specifically to each grade level; Pre-K to High School. Grade and age ranges are suggested for each program and are offered as a general guideline only.

For more info or to make a group reservation contact: Facets Group Screenings at groups@facets.org or 773.281.9075 ext. 3040.