Do the Right Thing - Before You Watch: Discussion and Vocabulary
Part One: Discussion
With your group, discuss the following:
- In the United States, there are many different ethnic and racial groups who live together. What problems might this cause? What are some advantages to this situation?
- How are people affected by the weather? What do they when it is very hot and humid?
- What do you know about African-Americans? Share your thoughts with your group.
Part Two: Vocabulary Matching
|____ 1. the cops||A. I'm really tired|
|____ 2. a stoop||B. a very hot day|
|____ 3. boycott||C. black men|
|____ 4. brothers||D. start a business|
|____ 5. wait up||E. the police|
|F. a concrete porch|
|____ 7. open up a place||G. stop|
|____ 8. a scorcher||H. refuse to do something for political reasons|