Water Buffalo Gift


Jazz violinist Robert Thompson was motivated by a blog post to see if he could do something real. This video is his story and that of a family in China and a community around the world.


  1. What do you see?

  2. What do you think about that?

  3. What does it make you wonder?

Only 100 People on Earth!

Watch this thought-provoking presentation and consider the following question:

  1. How does the presentation make you feel about your own existence in the world?
  2. What is it about the presentation that surprises you?
  3. How can you make a difference in the  lives of those less fortunate than yourself?

Sister Dorothy & the Rainforest

“Parts” Cluster

  1. Use clustering software like Bubble.us or Mind42
  2. What’s the main idea or feeling? Put it in the center.
  3. Work as a class or team to brainstorm as much as you can about the movie.
  4. Group or connect any of the items into larger sets.


  1. Make a claim about the topic
  2. Identify support for your claim
  3. Ask a question related to your claim