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Discussion Guide: McFarland USA

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The downloadable resource below is a part of PCA's collection of movie discussion guides, which aim to help you make the most out of movie viewing with your team or child. Movies provide a plethora of "teachable moments" that can be seized upon by coaches and parents to help young athletes take away lessons that will help them be successful, contributing members of society.

McFarland USA is the true story of cross-country coach Jim White who transforms a team of athletes in a small California town into championship contenders. Themes presented in this film include teamwork, hard work, and respect.

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