Readers of the story and scenes of the film answer the questions
Help me study for my Social Science class. I’m stuck and don’t understand.
Linking the movie
List two (2) reasons why Little Johnny didn’t want the other students in his school.
Do you agree with Little Johnny? Why or why not?
Why did Philip tell everyone that the little girl’s brother pushed her into the water? Was this true?
Do you think Australia’s strict border security measures are needed? Please explain your answer.
Do you think Australian’s should be worried about refugees arriving illegally in boats? Why or Why not?
Do you think Australia handled the Children Overboard affair in a fair and honest manner? Please explain your answer.
Do you think it’s important to humanize refugees and learn their side of the story as a part of our lesson this week? Why or why not?
Is there a person or a family that touched your heart whilst watching ‘Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea’? Tell us about that person/family and explain why their story touched you.
What can be done to improve or ease the refugee crisis? Explain in detail your feelings about the crisis along with your ideas on how to improve the plight of refugees.
In your own words, explain in detail what you have learnt during the self directed learning this week? Did you feel this lesson is important? Why or why not?