Viewing one of the films below.
While viewing, analyze the film’s characters in terms of their cognitive development and search for identity using the concepts below.
Formal Operational Thinking
Name and describe the Identity status of the main character related to one aspect of his/her life. One paragraph will suffice.
TYPE the 10 concepts out in the format below. (10 points each)
Define the concept (in your own words) (5 points)
While watching the movie, write an example from the movie of this concept. (2-5 sentences) (5 points)
The following are several films that do an excellent job of presenting adolescent struggles with identity without depicting the characters as stereotypes*.
Stand By Me
The Breakfast Club
She’s All That
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Pretty in Pink
Pump up the Volume
Catch me if you can
10 Things I Hate About You
High School Musical
She’s The Man