What is home?
What common theme connects the universal refugee experience?
How can we tell powerful stories about people's experiences?
Text: Inside Out and Back Again
Is it worth to take a stand?
How does the Golden Rule make a difference?
How does perspective shape reality?
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sgC09oMIwLc (Historical Context)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWQ8I0OopdQ (Audio Book)- Part 1
Note- the film version can be found on Netflix. Amazon also offers this film for purchase. We will watch excerpts of the film as we go.
Module 3 Resilience, Dehumanization, Invisibility/Visibility
What makes a person resilient?
How can global conflict dehumanize people?
Primary Text: Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
From juvenile delinquent to Olympic runner and prisoner of war, we will follow the real story of Louie Zamperini
Module 4: The Omnivore's Dilemma
How does our food make it from farm to table?
How can we make choices about what we eat?
Which of Michael Pollan's Four Food Chains would best feed the entire U.S.?