The Greatest Showman Movie Study Guide

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The Greatest Showman is a fun musical inspired by the life of P.T. Barnum, owner of the Barnum and Bailey circus. It focuses on the importance of dreams, perseverance, and family.

This packet comes with 21 pages of activities and discussion, plus an answer key.


  • Multiple Choice Quiz
  • Movie Review
  • Discussion Questions (2 pages)
  • Cause and Effect
  • Barnum Character Analysis
  • Traits of Barnum
  • Quotes


  • The Life of P.T. Barnum Reading Comprehension
  • The Life of P.T. Barnum Questions
  • Barnum and Bailey Circus Reading Comprehension
  • Barnum and Bailey Circus Questions


  • The Music of The Greatest Showman
  • Compare and Contrast: Barnum's Success
  • A Million Dreams: My Dreams Activity
  • Lessons Learned
  • Creative Cover
  • PT Barnum Coloring Page
  • Word Search


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