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COMM 120 Eye of the Storm Discussion Questions
Hi everyone. Below are the discussion questions for the Eye of the Storm documentary. See the Chapter 2 Outline on Canvas in the “Modules” section for the definitions of each concept. You must answer all three questions to receive full credit for the activity.
Go ahead and reply to the discussion thread on Canvas under the “Discussions” tab and then click “Submit” once you are finished.
Using the concepts of self-concept and self-esteem find one example from the film The Eye of the Stormthat illustrates how the eye color experiment affected the children’s self perception and/or performance for better or for worse. Explain briefly how it relates to their self-conceptand self-esteem.
Reflected Appraisalsrefer to the ways we establish our self-concept based on the way we believe others perceive us. Using this concept, share a specific example from the documentary that demonstrates how the children experienced this phenomenon.
Find one example from the documentary of a superior social comparisonand one example of an inferior social comparison. Explain briefly how each example represents the given concept.
Ted Talk Essay
Watch the following Ted Talk, and reflect by answering these questions
The Decline of Play: Peter Gray at TEDxNavesink (16:04)The decline of play | Peter Gray | TEDxNavesink (Links to an external site.)
How has play changed for children in the last 50-60 years, according to Gray? (3 pts)
What are some reasons Gray cites for this decline in free play by children? (3 pts)
. What are the benefits and positive outcomes of children engaging in free play with other kids without adult organization? (3)
What are some negative mental health outcomes that Gray feels is linked to this lack of free play? (3 pts)
What are some suggestions that Gray provides for what we can do to increase the free play of children today? (3 pts)