An Educational Field Trip that Changes Attitudes – and Lives
The Starfish Throwers
Recommended for grades 6-12
Worlds apart, a five-star chef, a twelve year old girl, and a retired schoolteacher discover how their individual efforts to feed the poor ignite a movement in the fight against hunger. Teen Screen audiences will follow these three global citizens as they work in India, South Carolina, and Minnesota to overcome unexpected challenges as they persevere in their mission and see their impact ripple further than they would have ever expected.
Theme: Human Rights/Social Action
Sub-Themes: Cultural Awareness, Problem-Solving, Altruism, Acceptance, Personal Growth and Development