ACTIVITY 1: VIDEO CLIP WATCHING The Bridge
master and His
1. Describe the characters of the video clip?
2. If the father saved his son, what would be
3. If you were the father, would you also do the
same? Why or why not?
4.In what way do our decision in life matters?
Robert Lee Frost was an
American poet. He is highly
regarded for his realistic
depictions of rural life and
his command of American
colloquial speech. His work
frequently employed settings
from rural life in New
England in the early
twentieth century, using them
to examine complex social and
philosophical themes. A
popular and often-quoted
poet, Frost was honored
frequently during his
lifetime, receiving four
Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry.
Direction: Read the following poem poetically as
What is the rhyme scheme of the poem?
What is the mood created in the poem?
Who do you think is talking in the poem?
Activity 3: Poem Interpretation
(Stanza by Stanza)
ACTIVITY 4: POEM DIGGING AND
1. Why did Robert Frost write this poem? What does this
shows of his personality?
2. How does this poem help us in making decision?
3. Have you experience regret in your decision? How did
you treat it?
4. For you, how important is making the right choice and
5. Compare and contrast the father in the video clip and
the persona of the poem? What do their situation reveal
in real life situation? How should we handle our lives?
ACTIVITY 5: STAND FIRM ON YOUR
DECISIONS (A DEBATE ACTIVITY)
The class is divided into four groups. The two
groups are on the affirmative side, and other
two are on the negative side.
Group 1 (affirmative) Group 2(negative)
You are a pregnant mother and you are on a
great risk of child labor. The doctor give you
options: to abort the child(group 2) or save
the child(group 1)
You are on a sea tragedy with your
husband or wife and with your brother or
sister. The boat sank and unfortunately,
there’s no life jacket. You are the only
one who knows how to swim. Who will
Group 3(husband or wife)
Group4 (brother or sister)
GROUP: ENGLISH LITERATURE
Aventajado, Eloise Aimee C.
Layaog, Cindy B.
Raden, Mae N.
Siton, Jonalyn L.
DPE 103: Principles of Teaching
Sunday 8:30-11:30 Batch April-August 2013