Impact Of Discrimination
The link for this film is http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/divided/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. You can also find the links to the film by googling: Frontline A Class Divided The film analysis needs to be 2-4 pages in length, double-spaced, with standard margins, and a 12 point font. Please make sure to cite any outside materials, direct quotes or paraphrased ideas you may use from our text. This paper will be worth 20 points towards your final grade and is due on Sunday at 11:59 PM. Make sure you answer all of these questions in your film analysis. General Reactions: What did you learn? What scene or scenes do you think you’ll still remember a month from now and why those scenes? Did any part of the film surprise you? Do you think someone of a different race, ethnicity, or religion would also find it surprising? DO NOT JUST WRITE A FILM REVIEW OR SUMMARY Impact of Discrimination What did the children’s body language indicate about the impact of discrimination? How did the negative and positive labels placed on a group become self-fulfilling prophecies? In the prison seminar, one of the white women asserts that all people face some kind of discrimination. Another woman challenges her, claiming that whites can’t really know what it’s like to face discrimination every minute of every day. What do you think? Both Elliott and her former students talk about whether or not this exercise should be done with all children. What do you think? Elliott and her former students also discuss whether or not his exercise should be done with all teachers. What do you think? If the exercise could be harmful to children, as Elliott suggests, what do you think actual discrimination might do? –Please make sure to put your name on your paper and attach your assignment as a .doc, .docx or .pdf. If you do not know how to attach as these types of documents, please copy and paste the body of your paper into the submission entry space or email to me by attaching your document to the submission box below and/or also sending to our course email by Sunday at 11:59 PM.