Students watch Wild (in portions and with parent permission) in order to study transcendentalism. This film guide has literary analysis questions that are linked to common core standards and to literary terms. This is not your typical film guide. Students enjoy the subject matter and can relate to the struggles that Cheryl Strayed experiences in her life, while learning about the effects of both negative and positive coping mechanisms.
Literary Term Review (Conflict, Character, Figurative Language)
Concepts of Transcendentalism