We will create a word cloud with words in English and Spanish with words related to peace.
Activity 1: Click here to create our cloud. http://www.wordle.net/create
Activity 2: We we will also watch the short film “Butterfly Circus” to celebrate the Peace Day.
“…the greater the struggle, the more glorious the triumph”
Here are some questions to discuss in class:
- Which character do you identify with the most? Why?
- What does Will believe about himself at the beginning of the film? At the end?
- Have you experienced something that changed how you view yourself, for better or for worse? What was it?
- Have you ever had any big challenges to overcome? What were they?
- What does the ringmaster of The Butterfly Circus represent to you?
- Have you ever known anyone like the ringmaster?
- What is the meaning of the butterfly?
- What is your favourite part of the short film?
- Did you like the film? Why?