Soul Surfer Movie Viewing Guide

Soul Surfer Movie Viewing Guide
Soul Surfer Movie Viewing Guide
Soul Surfer Movie Viewing Guide
Soul Surfer Movie Viewing Guide
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If you need a quick filler activity or sub plan for your middle school or high school students this no prep movie guide would be perfect. Based on a true story, Soul Surfer is touching and thought-provoking and will be sure to capture your students' attention and hearts during the end-of-the year or summer school! All you will need to do is press play!

Movie Synopsis: Soul Surfer is based on the true story of Bethany Hamilton, a champion surfer who in her early teens was attacked by a shark and lost almost all of her left arm. One month later, she was back on a surfboard, has since won several championships, and became a professional surfer.

Student Experience: During and after the movie, students will be practicing analyzing skills such as theme, conflict, and setting. After the movie, they complete a constructed response prompt. Last, they will complete an art project that thematically ties it all together and connects text to self.


- teacher's guide with answers

- questions with answers

- writing prompt, personal narrative

- super simple sub sheet

- follow-up art activity

(Movie not included, but several free links to stream online are included.)

- 1 PDF file

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Total Pages
5 pages
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Teaching Duration
2 hours
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