Middle School Movies for SEL

Middle School Movies That Support SEL in the Classroom

Help students recognize and understand social and emotional themes in popular films.
No matter how we discover them, the best films move us in ways we've never imagined. No matter how old we are, they can make us both laugh and cry, and they help us learn more about ourselves and how we relate to others. Of course, many popular movies deal with social and emotional issues, and these can be great for teaching SEL in our classrooms. The films on this list are excellent for encouraging students to reflect on and discuss a wide range of social and emotional issues. As teachers, ... Read more
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