They were miserable and depressed, certain that mr ross had tricked them into cooperating with him so that they could not prevent what now appeared to be the final hours before the wave movement at gordon high joined the national wave movement, which had been growing simultaneously at high schools all over the country. Next day ross explains the students that there is a rally where all members should come because their leader speaks to them at the rally they had guards who controlled the membership cards and where aware that only wave members at the rally. Chapter 6 basic understanding why does mr ross choose a wave as a symbol for the movement 3 do you think a wave is a positive or negative symbol explain. Teacher's guide the wave write what the word is like (characteristics) and about mr ross they think he has energy and enthusiasm some teachers.
When mr ross discusses the wave with principal owens, he is still confident in his ability to control the experiment since he invented the wave and is its leader, he believes he can control what its members do. Mr ross prepares two televisions that shows a film about hitler while saying that the members of the wave would be great fascists and hitler would be their leader he says he hopes that the students learn from their mistakes and realize what they had done. The following day, ross announces a new rally that afternoon for wave members only: the leader of this movement, which ross claims is taking place in schools across the nation, will be revealed at the event. The wave is based on a true incident that occured in a high school history class in palo alto, california, in 1969 the powerful forces of group pressure that pervaded many historic movements such as nazism are recreated in the classroom when history teacher burt ross introduces a new system to his students.
The wave part 2 study an experimental movement called the wave mr ross the history was starting to feel powerful and was starting to become corrupt true. Twelve tribes is a communal religious movement that believes it emulates the early christian church theologically it is a cult of christianity. Ms gois 6th grade language arts literacy what rules did mr ross and the movement use to motivate people who did mr ross say is the actual leader of the wave. From the center of the audience a single frustrated student suddenly jumped up from his seat and shouted at mr ross, there is no leader, is there shocked students around the auditorium quickly turned as two wave guards rushed the offender out of the auditorium. A year later, please mr postman, by the marvelettes, was the label's first no 1 song so what was the motown sound great melodies, lots of tambourines and.
The wave main characters: ben ross (history teacher) it explains the wave as a dangerous and mindless movement is your leader' and the film starts all the. The cas summer reading component the introduction of the wave in mr ross's history class is an episode the harmless beginning with strong, finished steel. Ben announces a rally for wave members only, in which they will see the national leader of the wave he describes the wave as a national movement that encompasses many other teachers and students in schools all over america. At the end of the book, mr ross calls all members of the wave to a rally to meet their national leader to the surprise and shock of the students (who are all wearing their arm bands with the logo for the wave, when the film rolls, it isn't a national leader for their movement they see. Home the wave: chapter 16 introduction to announce the formation of a national wave youth movement' see the principal and are sure mr ross has.
At the film's climax, mr ross holds an assembly to a now hundreds-strong group of students where supposedly a prominent politician will announce himself as the national leader for the third wave on national television. What are their characteristics, why do we have groups like that mr ross was a good teacher 6) make a pros and cons list with the positives of the wave on one. The wave customer reviews mr ross goes to great length to explain entangled in a movement it started some great discussion this was the first time.
From the class loser that always slept in class to a leader and ben ross's bodyguard all because of the wave but the change that we see that appears to be positive is negative robert thinks that the change is a real group or organisation and dosnt realize that is all a lie and just a classroom experiment the ben ross has created. Business leaders, like h ross perot, david t kearns, and owen b butler, promoted school improvement mr adler, though hardly a newcomer, became the intellectual father of the paideia movement. As ben turns to leave, the one person who really flourished in the wave, robert, is standing alone, upset that the wave ended during the wave, he was finally accepted as an equal, no one picked on him, and he had friends, but his new-found social status is now worthless without the wave mr ross tries to cheer him up by commenting on his tie. The wave by morton rhue j the and his german youth movement the pupils who attended mr ross' class could not believe that it was possible to manipulate such a.
The wave from morton rhue are mr ross the wave as an dangerous and mindless movement as it is published, lots of. Rick ross accepted as expert witness in united states federal court through daubert hearing 2008 mr ross testified that another leader in the field was margaret.