Social-Emotional Learning Index


Create Lesson Plans About Sportsmanship Using Movies

Baseball: Innings 1 – 9

(Sports; U.S. History & Culture; SEL: Sportsmanship; Ethical Emphasis: Fairness)[10+]

Brian’s Song

(Friendship, Grieving, Sportsmanship; Ethical Emphasis: Respect; Caring; Subjects: Sports/Football; U.S./1945 – 1991 & Diversity) [10+]


Talking and Playing for Growth

(SEL: Sportsmanship; Teamwork; Friendship; Ethical Emphasis: Responsibility; Caring Citizenship) [5 – 8]

Chariots of Fire

(Ethical Emphasis: Trustworthiness; Subjects: World/England; Sports/Olympics; Religions/Judaism and Christianity) [10+]

Cool Runnings

(Sportsmanship; Redemption; Male Role Model; Ethical Emphasis: Trustworthiness; Fairness; Subjects: World/Jamaica; Sports/Olympics) [8+]

Hoop Dreams

(Sportsmanship; Breaking Out; Talent; Alcohol and Drug Abuse; Ethical Emphasis: Responsibility Fairness; Subjects: Sports/Basketball; U.S. 1991 – Present & Illinois) [10+]

Ice Princess

(Breaking Out; Parenting; Mother/daughter; Sportsmanship; Ethical Emphasis: Trustworthiness; Respect; Fairness; Caring; Subjects: Sports/Ice Skating) [9+]

Knute Rockne, All American

(Leadership; Sportsmanship; Talent; Ethical Emphasis: Responsibility; Subjects: Sports/Football; U.S./1913 – 1929; Biography) [8+]