October Sky ELA Common Core Writing Prompts

October Sky ELA Common Core Writing Prompts
October Sky ELA Common Core Writing Prompts
October Sky ELA Common Core Writing Prompts
October Sky ELA Common Core Writing Prompts
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The movie October Sky is a great choice during the holiday season. It focuses on a young man from a coal mining town whose destiny seems to be in the coal mines. However, he and a small group of comrades take advantage of opportunities and make choices that change their destinies. This movie focuses on character, grit, & science and make us all think about being grateful for what we have.

This one page worksheet includes 3 writing prompts to use following the movie.

There is one scene in the movie which implies sexuality. Homer and his date are in a car and are "parked" and then a train is shown his its whistle blowing. You may choose to skip this scene. Please preview the movie.

A permission slip is included.

The movie is 1 hour and 48 minutes. The writing prompts take a typical student about 30 minutes to complete.
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2 pages
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Does not apply
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2 hours
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