25 questions to keep students on task and to evoke thought and reflection about Tim Burton's film Big Fish, starring Ewan MacGregor, Billy Crudup, Albert Finney, and Jessica Lange. This is a great film to discuss the genre of Magic Realism. Themes in the film include father/son relationships, quality of life, storytelling, and individual identity.
I've been teaching high school English and Language Arts for over 13 years, from struggling readers to honors level, 9th through 12th grade. Prior to that, I taught college freshman composition classes at the university level for three years.