-Complete a 10 minute, sustained journal write in response to the film, answering any or all of the following questions:
Gut reaction: Did you like the film? Explain why or why not.
What scene (good or bad) stood out to you the most? Why?
For you, what was the best part of the movie? Explain.
What was the worst part of the movie? Explain.
Which character did you identify with the most? Why?
Which character frustrated you? Why?
Was Keating justified in losing his job?
How is this movie connected with what we are studying with Romanticism and Transcendentalism?
-Assign the Transcendental School Essay and begin brainstorming ideas