Make sure that you have completed the intro lesson

Before attempting this assignment make sure that you have completed the intro lesson. You will need it for this assignment. Submit the assignment in this discussion forum.

Make sure that you have completed the intro lesson

Dead Poets Assignment
Before attempting this assignment make sure that you have completed the intro lesson. You will need it for this assignment.

Submit the assignment in this discussion forum.

Do not present this in an outline form. Use complete sentences and correct spelling and grammar. Write the post in your word processor. Then copy and paste it into the discussion forum. Double check to make sure the underlines transferred to the forum correctly.

This film assignment is designed to consider how Dead Poet’s Society communicates its themes.

1) Begin the paper by identifying the film, the director and your subjective opinion regarding the film.

2) Identify the primary focus of the film. Underline the choice made. A list can be found in the intro lesson.

3) Support the choice with clear rationale.

4) Identify a secondary focus. Underline the choice made. A list can be found in the intro lesson.

5) Support the choice with clear rationale.

6) determine the dramatic question and how that question reflects the primary focus presented in part 1.

In the first paragraph determine the primary focus of the film. Include a discussion that supports that choice. (Parts 1 & 2 of the above rubric)

In the second paragraph determine a secondary focus. Include a discussion that supports that choice. (Parts 3 & 4 of the above rubric)

In the last paragraph identify the dramatic question. This should be a central question that reflects the point of the film. Connect that to the choice made for the primary focus. (Part 5 of the above rubric)

 Points 

subjective opening.

primary focus choice.

The choice is underline d.

support for primary focus choice.

secondary focus choice.

The choice is underlined.

support for secondary focus choice.

dramatic question identified.

The term dramatic question is underlined.

support for choice.

dramatic question connection to the primary focus.
Double check:
Did you use focus terminology from the introduction lesson (pages 13-22)?

Did you underline the terminology used?

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