Movies can be an excellent way to discuss social skills concepts with middle and high school students. The movie gives students a shared experience and allows them to discuss topics in a less threatening manner as they are discussing the characters in the movie, not themselves.
When you watch the movie, use the times below as a guide to pause the movie and use the discussion questions to talk about what is happening in the movie. Allow students to talk freely and
discuss as appropriate.
This movie typically takes 2-3 weeks to watch utilizing a typical 45 minute class period. Length depends on the time taken to discuss.