Splendor in the Grass, Part 2 Discussion

Pre-viewing discussion

  1. If your boyfriend/girlfriend were to leave for a long time,how long would you wait for them?
  2. What is peer pressure? How do you feel when somebody pressures you to do something that you don't want to do? How do you handle it?
  3. If you found out that your brother/sister were dating somebody that wasn't good for them, what would you do?
  4. What are some of the differences between how Taiwanese and Americans celebrate the New Year?

Post-viewing discussion

  1. Why do you think Bud wants to stop seeing Deanie?
  2. How is Deannie feeling as she is required to quote the poem in the classroom?
  3. What examples are there of peer pressure so far in the movie?