List of The Best Movies Middle School Students Can Learn From

List of The Best Movies Middle School Students Can Learn From

34. Madagascar

Four animals from the New York Central Zoo, with a spoiled upbringing, escape, unintentionally helped by four fugitive penguins. They find themselves in Madagascar subsequently amidst happy lemurs. A must watch. Great animation and the way these animals are together with each other, the movie will give a good lesson to kids.

35. October Sky

This moving drama based on a true story centers on a very difficult, tense father-son relationship. Ultimately, the movie is about following your dreams, no matter how unachievable they might feel.

36. Journey to The Center of The Earth

In a bid to find out what happened to his brother, a scientist and his nephew embark on a special journey. Along with a mountain guide, they discover a dangerous lost world in the center of the Earth. A good watch for the class full of adventure. 

37. Brave

As the name suggest, the protagonist is brave to follow her dreams and fall out of the norms. Determined to make her own path in life, Princess Merida defies a custom that brings chaos to her kingdom. Granted one wish, Merida must rely on her bravery and her archery skills to undo a beastly curse.

38. Life of Pi

Pi Patel finds a way to survive in a lifeboat that is adrift in the middle of nowhere. His fight against the odds is heightened by the company of a hyena and a male Bengal tiger. Learn to respect animals, forgiving others, not giving up, and stories can be a great teacher.

39. Back to The Future

Back to the Future is a story of time travel, moral lessons and a dangerous lunatic who nearly destroys the universe on three separate occasions and nearly kills the underage boy he hangs around with on at least five others.

39. Labyrinth

A selfish 16-year old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King. Helps in understating of value of friendship.

40. Hoot  

A young man moves from Montana to Florida with his family, where he's compelled to engage in a fight to protect a population of endangered owls. Teaches kids to be animal friendly and respect their surroundings. A light watch.

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Author: Priyanka Gupta
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