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Pursuit of Happyness Video Study Guide
This study guide contains 50 questions and is designed to be used with a class's viewing of "The Pursuit of Happyness." Excellent to use as a tool to help students remain engaged and focus on plot details to increase their understanding and comprehension of the story. Pursuit of Happyness Video St
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Economics and Business: Teach Entrepreneurship with the Pursuit of Happyness
The preview includes only 2 of the 8 questions that the students are to fill out while watching the movie. Before watching the movie, students complete the handout titled "Entrepreneurs," which explains a one-page quick write that students are to write regarding their chosen entrepreneur. Stu
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The Pursuit of Happyness Film Unit: Common Core-Aligned Assignments & Activities
This 60-page movie guide for "The Pursuit of Happyness" allows you to share this inspirational film with your students while also incorporating meaningful writing and literature learning activities aligned to Common Core Standards. Student Resources (33 pages) include: Coming Attractions (Pre-View
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Sociology: Movie for Social Structure Pursuit of Happyness
I love to teach sociology through movie. I spent weeks researching a movie that best suits the topic of social structure, until one day it hit me: Pursuit of Happyness by Will Smith. When I rented it and watched it again, I realized that almost every concept we teach within this topic could be found
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The Pursuit of Happyness: Movie as Text for Teaching Character Traits
Use the blockbuster hit The Pursuit of Happyness to teach character traits. This is a great unit for middle / high school and it works really well with academically at risk students. Included are: teacher's directions, pre writing journal activity, a graphic organizer for note taking, writing a
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Psychology Pursuit of Happyness Movie Guide Questions Positive Psychology KEY
Psychology Pursuit of Happyness Movie Guide Questions for Positive Psychology can be used in the history and approaches unit OR personality for optimism. Fully editable. Answer Key is included. *Please email me with any questions at ReadySetLearnSocialScience@yahoo.com If you would like to get upd
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THE PURSUIT OF HAPPYNESS - QUESTIONS TO ACCOMPANY FILM
16 questions to accompany the film, THE PURSUIT OF HAPPYNESS (yes, it's spelled that way). Good for discussion, or as a video quiz while watching to check for attention and comprehension.
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The Pursuit of Happyness Movie Study Guide
Chris Gardner only met his father once and he grew up in an abusive home. He made a promise to himself that no matter what, he would be a good father to his son. It's a promise he keeps, even when he and his son battle homelessness. The Pursuit of Happyness is his true "rags to riches" story of how
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Pursuit of Happyness Movie Guide (Poverty, Social Mobility, Homelessness)
This movie is a true story about Chris Gardner, a man who struggles with homelessness and poverty. It is a story of a commitment to family and hard work. The movie highlights the challenges of social mobility in American society. It is excellent to use in a sociology class when dealing with issue
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Pursuit of Happyness: Guided Viewing
This viewing guide asks students to respond to questions related to basic plot events as well as higher order questions and a writing prompt.
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The Pursuit of Happyness Movie Guide | Questions | Worksheet (PG13 - 2006)
The Pursuit of Happyness Movie Guide | Questions | Worksheet (PG13 - 2006) asks students to put themselves in Chris Gardner's shoes and learn from the adversity he faces in life. Explore the meaning of Thomas Jefferson's words in the Declaration of Independence and challenge students to learn the en
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The Pursuit of Happyness - Movie Guide
This movie guide goes along with the movie, "The Pursuit of Happyness". A story about an under privileged single father trying to become a successful business man.
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Pursuit Of Happyness Movie Guide - Death of a Salesman Comparison
The Pursuit of Happyness can be shown after teaching Death of a Salesman. The story depicts the struggle of a father as he tries to provide financially and emotionally for his son. The main character Chris Gardner displays many similar characteristics as Willy Loman, but he lacks the tragic flaw o
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The Pursuit of Happyness Movie Activities
I use this with my grade 9 students to help them focus on summary writing and critical thinking. It is separated over 3 days with the specific timing listed. I them have them compare this version of main characters life the real life person's biography. Leveled Curriculum design
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Pursuit of Happyness word search (from movie)
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The Pursuit of Happyness (Interview with Chris Gardner)
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Chris Gardner, the character portrayed by Will Smith in the movie "The Pursuit of Happyness," is interviewed by 20/20 (it is broken down into a Part 1 and a Part 2). The lesson provides links to the two videos, and contains eleven (11) higher level discussion questions that will engage students.
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The Pursuit of Happyness: Companion Activities
Life is a struggle for single father Chris Gardner. Evicted from their apartment, he and his young son find themselves alone with no place to go. Even though Chris eventually lands a job as an intern at a prestigious brokerage firm, the position pays no money. The pair must live in shelters and endu

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Pursuit of Happyness Activity
This worksheet can be used while students view the movie The Pursuit of Happyness. Topics such as soft skills, compensation, types of formal education should all be discussed prior to the activity.
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The Pursuit of Happyness Movie Worksheet
7 question worksheet that deals only with content from the movie.
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Pursuit of Happyness -Movie Review
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Economics Introductory Unit Lesson Plans
This Unit I Bundle includes:1. Unit I Video Clips to teach basic concepts (31 total organized video clips from mainly Hollywood movies and TV). 2. Intro to Economics PowerPoint ("American Free Enterprise" PPT). This covers many basic concepts, including unemployment, poverty, scarcity, and much more
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Common Core Aligned Interactive "Dream" Speech Lesson
This lesson is designed for one full day, but could easily be extended into a much longer study of Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream Speech." What will you get? 1) A student guide that follows along with the interactive Slide Rocket presentation - analysis questions, excerpt from the speech,
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Promotion: Communication and Personal Selling
This unit covers the communication process and personal selling. Several engaging videos are linked within the PowerPoint. A student outline for the unit is linked. I use the movie The Pursuit of Happyness with this unit and a movie outline is included. A Kahoot game review is linked and an objectiv
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Psychology Movie Bundle with over 16 titles
Psychology Movie Bundle with over 16 titles includes a permission slip and the following movie guides:History/Approaches: PURSUIT OF HAPPYNESSNeuroscience: CONCUSSIONNature vs Nurture: GATTACADevelopment: BREAKFAST CLUB & DEAD POETS SOCIETYPerception: NOW YOU SEE MEMemory: FINDING NEMO & MEM
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