Disney PD Magic Weekly Investigations

On-Line-Lesson 1



PD-Magic-Lesson 1 LINK 

What do I need to know about Walt Disney?

Who was Walt Disney? 

D23 Article & Video

On-Line-Lesson 2


 PD-Magic -Lesson 2 LINK 

What is Imagineering?

How Does Disney Design & Create New Attractions?

What Is An Imagineer?

Read & View Assignment

On-Line-Lesson 3



 PD-Magic -Lesson 3 Link  

What makes a story great?

How Imagineers build engaging stories 

Why Disney keeps the art of storytelling at the heart of everything they do

PIXAR Storytelling Lessons

On-Line-Lesson 4


 PD-Magic  28-Lesson 4  LINK   

Types Of Attractions 

How Does Disney Create Attractions?

Inspiring Moments In Disney Rides

What Is This Queue All About

On-Line-Lesson 5



 PD-Magic -Lesson 5 LINK


Best Animatronics in Disney Attractions

Special Effects In Disney Attractions

On-Line-Lesson 6


 PD-Magic -Lesson 6 

  Disney Hero’s & Villains

Design a new attraction/ride

Design a Themed Haunted Mansion Restaurant

Create a Themed-Interactive Queue for Pirates


Disney PD Magic Weekly Investigations

PD-Magic - On-Line-Lesson 7



 Disney Music in the Classroom. 

Pick one of the following projects to complete: 

 1. Select a Disney song- Look over the lyrics - find images/photos to  match the lyrics-create a slideshow with Google Slides-Add the  music-Match the images/photos to the slide.

2. Select Disney songs- Look over the lyrics - Create s Google Slides Presentation to share life lessons learned from the songs.

3.  Design your own Disney Music Lesson for your content area. Use Google  Docs or Slides or Project Proposal or Draw or? You Decide 

PD-Magic - On-Line-Lesson 8


 PD-Magic -Lesson 8  

Take the week off- No assignment this week. Chill or catch up on the past assignments.

All assignments are due on or before June 20, 2019. You will receive a certificate for the number of completed assignments in the form of CONTACT hours.  If you complete all assignments you will receive 50 CONTACT Hours. The contact hours will reduce if there are some assignments that  are not completed. It is your choice as to how many you complete, but we would encourage you to complete all of the assignments.

PD-Magic - On-Line-Lesson 9


 Super Hero’s & Villains: LINK 

Objective: Create a lesson to use in your content area.

This can be a one hour lesson a few days or a unit. It can be a discussion, research, compare and contrast, interactive activity or ????

Some may think---REALLY ?? Where do I start?

In the attachments are several lesson plans that could be used, adapted or modified.

PD-Magic - On-Line-Lesson 10




Welcome to Star Wars in the Classroom


Education resources for transdisciplinary teaching and learning with Star Wars.



Alternate Assignment


 I have listed below some alternates you may sub for the Star Wars Assignment
Develop a 1-2 page lesson plan around one of the Disney Movies;

Disney Movies Lesson Plans & Worksheets Reviewed by TeachersDisney Pixar Lesson Plans & Learning Resources • Fabulous Classroom29 Coco Movie Lesson Plans and Teaching Resources | Homeschool ... 

PD-Magic - On-Line-Lesson 11


 PD-Magic -Lesson 11 

 Disney Designers as Edmagineers 


Innoventions is an exploration museum at the Epcot park in Walt Disney World, Florida. It focuses on technological advancements and their practical applications in everyday life. 

EPCOT Imagineers have hired you for 2 weeks. Innoventions  in desperate need of an upgrade. Guests walk in and out of the current attraction in 3 min.


You have 2 weeks to do the final project

Write a one-two page summary of your ideas 

Lesson 12 Exploring Disney WDW


  June 14-18-2020

WDW Trip

Disney In The Classroom

Downloads & Web Links

Files coming soon.