42 The Jackie Robinson Story Movie Guide

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42 is the heroic story of Jackie Robinson, the first African American player to play in the MLB. This important historic event of significant consequence is a great way to teach students about the mistakes of the past and how to not repeat them. Discuss with your students the 12 high-level short answer and essay questions in this 5 page PDF movie guide. Pause at the designated times on the movie guide for each question and watch your students actively engage with what they have been watching. Please see the product images for example questions from this movie guide and download a free, complete movie guide for Kung Fu Panda 3 to see the general quality of my questions and movie guides.

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42 is the heroic story of Jackie Robinson, the first African American player to play in the MLB. This important historic event of significant consequence is a great way to teach students about the mistakes of the past and how to not repeat them.An answer key is not included as many questions are open-ended and encourage students to analyze the film by constructing their own meaning from the characters’ dialogue and behavior. Please see the product images for example questions.

Here are my tips for using this 42: The Jacky Robinson Story movie guide in your classroom:

  1. Print one, double-sided movie guide for each student
  2. Preview each question on the movie guide as you come to it before resuming the movie
  3. Pause at the times designated on the movie guide and help students if necessary
    • Discussion here is great, encourage and allow students to share their ideas and thoughts for any question
    • Discourage students from simply copying answers
    • If needed, and if time allows, feel free to rewind and show important parts of the movie for additional analysis
  4. After completing the short answers on the movie guide, allow 5-10 minutes for each essay question at the end
  5. On average, completing this movie guide will require about 30-45 minutes in addition to the length of the movie