Slick Rock Student Film Festival

About the Slick Rock Student Film Festival

Slick Rock Student Film Festival The Slick Rock Student Film Festival was launched in 2002 by Visalia Unified School District with the support of many community and technology partners. Tulare County Office of Education is proud to carry on the tradition, administering the festival under the direction of the CHARACTER COUNTS! Program.

The Slick Rock Student Film Festival engages students in a positive and rewarding activity. By fostering their creativity, Slick Rock produces the skills students will need to compete in a global economy. The project-based competition requires students to produce a video in a variety of genres for real-world audiences, leading them to interact with the local community.

California State Standards

The Slick Rock Student Film Festival is a learning activity involving a broad set of academic skills aligned with the following College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards.

3. Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective techniques, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
5. Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.
Speaking and Listening
2. Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.
4. Present information, findings, and supporting evidence such that listeners can follow the line of reasoning and the organization, development, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
5. Make strategic use of digital media and visual displays of data to express information and enhance understanding of presentations.
5. Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.

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Tulare County Office of Education
with generous support from
Tulare County Suicide Prevention Task Force