Parenthood 1989 movie journal assignment
How do Gary’s attitudes & behaviors illustrate Erikson’s stage 5-Identity vs. Role Confusion?
Using Erikson’s stages, what stage do you think Gil’s father is in and how is he evaluating his life?
What’s the best Birthday present you ever got and why?
Justin and Patty are about the same age but behave differently. Why?
Describe Gil’s parenting style vs. the style of his father. Are they the same or different? How do you know
What key behaviors is Larry missing as a parent to Cool? Cool is in what Erikson stage?
How do Kevin’s experiences with school, baseball, and friends illustrate stage 4 – Industry vs. Inferiority?
Which character did you relate to the most and why?
What is the meaning of Grandma’s roller coaster story at the end?
Who was your favorite character and why?
How would you describe Gil and Karen love using the true love triangle as a reference?
What type of parenting style were you raised in? Give examples of the