View Scenes from the Movie
Watch the scene at the dance in the movie, CIRCLE OF FRIENDS, starring Chris O'Donnell as Jack and Minnie Driver as Benny. Discuss the Hollywood interpretation of the characters.
Tell About Your Friends
Students give short speeches about their own circle of friends and why they are in the circle.
Students collect 1950s outfits and wear them to class one day.
The Irish cottage
Make copies of photographs or paintings of Irish cottages to display in class.
Hear the music
Listen to Ernie Ford's song, Sixteen Tons, and Tab Hunter's song, Young Love, that Binchy mentions in CIRCLE OF FRIENDS.
Do a Dutch Party
Arrange a Dutch party at some place convenient for the class. This activity most likely will be extracurricular.
Who Am I?
Allow ten questions from the class to guess the name of a character from CIRCLE OF...
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